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A food label that emphasizes fat.

New Look Proposed For Nutrition Labels Will Highlight Calories and Sugar

The number for calories will be getting bigger, and a new category for added sugars will be included on the “Nutrition Facts” labels that appear on most food packages.



Good Question: How Accurate Are Calorie Counts On Menus?

California law now requires chain restaurants to post nutritional information on their menus. John Gilleran asked this Good Question: How do consumers know the nutritional information on menus is accurate?

KPIX 5–02/23/2011

McDonalds Happy Meal. (AP)

‘Daily Show’ To Poke Fun At San Francisco’s Fast Food Toy Ban

San Francisco’s legislation prohibiting toys from fast-food meals that don’t meet certain nutritional standards may get a light-hearted skewering soon on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show.”

CBS San Francisco–12/03/2010