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October 3, 2016

 

Kind Bars

FDA Is Redefining The Term ‘Healthy’ On Food Labels

Last year, the FDA told the maker of Kind bars some of its nut-filled snacks couldn't be labeled as "healthy." Now the agency is rethinking what healthy means.

May 12, 2016

 

boxes of Kind Bars

FDA Is Re-Evaluating The Nutty Definition Of ‘Healthy’ Food

Under current rules, foods containing more than 3 grams of fat per serving can't call themselves "healthy" on labels.

May 9, 2016

 

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What Is ‘Natural’ Food?

Time is almost up for consumers to tell the FDA what "natural" food means. It's an ancient philosophical question with no easy answers.

May 7, 2011

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rows of muffins on a wire tray

What Is Gluten-Free? FDA Still Figuring It Out

The quickly growing gluten-free market has spurred the FDA to define what exactly it means for foods to be gluten-free.

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