Myths of Healthy Food Labels

Light. Calorie-wise. Less sugar. Low sodium. Fat-free. Many foods make these or other ‘healthy’ claims right on the packaging. While the claim itself may be true, does it actually mean that the product is healthy or good for you, or even any better than its original version? Maybe – and most often – that’s not the case. Just because something has a ‘healthy’ label doesn’t mean you should stop considering the ingredients and checking the facts on the nutrition …