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Obama Administration Rolls Out New Food Regulations

Over 80% of the nations food supply will now be subject to new regulations.

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Source: M-A-V via flickr
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Monster Energy Drinks Cited In As The Cause In Five Death Cases

Officials with the Food and Drug Administration are looking into the cause of death of five separate cases that come are linking to Monster Energy Drinks.
According to the reports being analyzed, people have had adverse reactions after consuming the popular drink, which contains 240 milligrams of caffeine - seven times the amount of caffeine found in a 12-ounce cola

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Source: Joe Shlabotnik via flickr
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FDA Steps Up Guidelines For Sunscreen Labels

Sunscreen is a summertime-must.  But how do you know that the sunscreen you're using will protect you?

The FDA's new guidelines for sunscreen took effect June 1, 2012.  Essentially, they forced sunscreen makers to beef up their protection levels.

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Source: Steven Vance via flickr
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FDA Vetoes Name Change For High Fructose Corn Syrup

Despite pleas from the Corn Refiners Association, the Food and Drug Association nixed a name change for High Fructose Corn Syrup yesterday.  The industry group had applied for the name change two years ago, to counter the bad press (and reputation) that High Fructose Corn Syrup has gotten in recent years.

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Source: Rainforest Action Network via flickr
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Wood Fiber Common In Processed Foods

What are you REALLY eating?  With the latest news about "pink slime" in ground beef, it might make you wonder.

Apparently, it's not "pink slime" that we should be concerned about;  What about the wood that you're eating?!
Lately there have been rumors about sawdust used as fiber filling in processed foods

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Front-Label Nutritional Information Doesn’t Always Match What’s On The Back

In a "perfect" world,  consumers would be able to scan the shelves in the grocery store and make healthy choices based on the fronts of the labels.  Unfortunately, this isn't a "perfect" world and all too often, manufacturers claims on the fronts of cans and packages don't match the back Nutrution Facts

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Top 10 Scariest Food Additives

These days everyone is watching food for salt, fat content, and sugar. I didn't even know that food had so many additives. Heres a great article about food, not only for weight, but for health.
Most of the food at your local supermarket is no more authentic than Snooki's tan. Our fruit comes packaged in Loops, our cheese delivered via Whiz. Sure, it's edible, but there's no way your great grandparents would recognize this junk as food.

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