Q. Why can’t I find vitamin C on most Nutrition Facts labels? Who decides which vitamins and minerals are included?

A.  Judith C. Thalheimer, RD, LDN, managing editor of Tufts Health & Nutrition Letter, answers: “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates the Nutrition Facts label on packaged foods and drinks. This label is required on all packaged foods, whether they are made in the U.S. or imported from other countries. It is based […]
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