In late February, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its plans to update the ‘Nutrition Facts’ label we all have come to know on the food products we buy. And now it’s time for you to weigh in!
As consumers, we need to tell the FDA that we support changes that will make it easier to compare products and make healthier choices. The agency is accepting public comments between now and August 1st- and we’ve made it easy for you to add your voice! Just click here to send a quick letter to FDA Commissioner Hamburg.
The FDA’s proposes that food labels be revised to:
And as heart-health advocates, we need to tell the FDA what’s missing from their proposal:
With your help, we’ll see these common-sense changes on our store shelves in the near future. Take action with us to ensure the FDA gets a strong message from consumers that we want clear and easy-to-understand nutrition information for the foods we eat!
Yes, I agree, we need to update our nutrition labels. Thank you AHA(we need you).
Yes,I agree 100%.