LABELS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LABELS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah grocer takes on confusing food labels with new Dietitians Choice program http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57591488-80/harmons-label-labels-healthy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57591488-80/harmons-label-labels-healthy.html.csp">Utah grocer takes on confusing food labels with new Dietitians Choice program</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Heather May</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T10:02:59.301-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 10:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When a cereal box claims to be an excellent source of antioxidants but is really full or sugar, or yogurt cups tout their probiotic power but are nothing more than dessert, you know food labels can be misleading. Enter a new green label to cut through the clutter. Utah-based Harmons has created a Dietitians Choice sticker on a variety of food categories — cereals and bread to frozen dinners and deli meat— to help make shopping for healthy foods easier. It took the grocer’s four dietitians more...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57591488@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 10:02:59 MDT Proposed food labels aim to make healthy shopping easy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57614375-223/added-labels-sugars-serving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57614375-223/added-labels-sugars-serving.html.csp">Proposed food labels aim to make healthy shopping easy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARY CLARE JALONICK and DARLENE SUPERVILLE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T21:22:34.756-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 09:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ice cream lovers beware: The government knows you’re unlikely to stop after half a cup. Proposed nutrition labels for many popular foods, including ice cream, aim to more accurately reflect what people actually eat. And the proposal would make calorie counts on labels more prominent, too, reflecting that nutritionists now focus more on calories than fat. For the first time, labels also would be required to list any sugars that are added by manufacturers. In one example of the change, the estimat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576143752014-03-25T21:22:34.756-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-25T21:22:34.756-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57614375@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:22:34 MDT