Daily Archives: September 26, 2006

Nutrition Labels Confuse Consumers
What worries me is that the comments made in this article emphasize changing the labeling, stripping information from them, making them simpler.  No one says anything about educating people better to do simple math (Interpretation of nutrition labels requires both reading and math skills, and the combination is in short supply…) or encouraging food manufacturers to stop obfuscating to get a “good” label…