Do caloric information labels affect food selection in low-income families?

Updated: Jun 09, 2021
  • Author: Osama Hamdy, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP  more...
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In studies among low-income families, adults and adolescents noted caloric information when reading labels. [107] However, this information did not affect food selection by adolescents or parental food selections for children.


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