Q. What does “low” or “reduced” on a label mean, and what is the difference?

A. Kelly Kane, MS, RD, an assistant professor at the Friedman School and Tufts University School of Medicine and director of nutrition at Tufts Medical Center, answers: “The terms reduced and low on packages or labels are defined by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). In order for a food to be labeled as […]
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