Food Labels: Your Questions Answered

by
Barbara A. Brehmauthor

Barbara A. Brehm, EdD, is professor and chair of the Department of Exercise and Sport Studies at Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, where she teaches courses on nutrition and health and sports nutrition.

Food Labels: Your Questions Answered

20191031

Greenwood

Pages 168
Topics Allergens;Animal Welfare Labeling;Calorie Counts;Country of Origin Labeling;Daily Value (DV);Health Claims;Ingredient List;Non-GMO Labeling;Nutrition Facts Panel;Organic Labeling;Health and Wellness: Nutrition and Healthy Living;Current Events and Issues: Health and Medicine

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Food Labels: Your Questions Answered

Author(s): Brehm, Barbara;
Contributors: Brehm, Barbara;
Abstract:

This book provides an approachable introduction to food labels. While aimed primarily at teens and young adults, it is a valuable tool for anyone who wants to better understand what food labels are really saying and make healthy food choices.


• Makes the subject accessible to readers by means of a simple Q&Amp;A format

• Helps readers hone their research and critical thinking skills in a Guide to Health Literacy section

• Provides real-world examples of concepts discussed in the book through case studies

• Dispels popular misconceptions in a Common Myths section and directs readers towards accurate information

• Points readers towards additional books, organizations, and websites for further study and research in an annotated directory of resources

SortTitle: food labels: your questions answered
Keyword(s): Allergens; Animal Welfare Labeling; Calorie Counts; Country of Origin Labeling; Daily Value (DV); Health Claims; Ingredient List; Non-GMO Labeling; Nutrition Facts Panel; Organic Labeling; Health and Wellness: Nutrition and Healthy Living; Current Events and Issues: Health and Medicine
Author Info:
Barbara A. Brehmauthor

Barbara A. Brehm, EdD, is professor and chair of the Department of Exercise and Sport Studies at Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, where she teaches courses on nutrition and health and sports nutrition.

eISBN-13: 9781440863677
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440863660
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 168
Publication Date: 20191031
Series: Q&A Health Guides