Category: UF/IFAS

University Of Florida Expert Says Food Labels Don’t Tell Whole Story – Proposed Change To Nutrition Facts Panels Would Help Consumers Who Want To Follow New Cholesterol

By: Paul Kimpel Source(s): Elaine Turner returner@mail.ifas.ufl.edu, (352) 392-1991 x224 View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla.— During the past decade, American consumers have become avid readers of nutrition labels. Today’s health-conscious shoppers closely examine food packages for tip-off words such… Read More

University Of Florida Develops Folic Acid Educational Material In Spanish – Hispanic Women At Increased Risk For Having Babies With Neural Tube Defects

By: Paul Kimpel Source(s): Gail Kauwell gpk@gnv.ifas.ufl.edu, (352) 392-1991 x-227 Linda Bobroff lbbobroff@mail.ifas.ufl.edu (352) 392-1895 Gail Rampersaud gcr@gnv.ifas.ufl.edu (352) 392-1978, x 423 View Photo GAINESVILLE, Fla. — To help Hispanic women prevent having babies with neural-tube birth defects,… Read More