The revised changes would be a sweet victory for health advocates and place beverage manufacturers in a sticky situation.
New rule deems trans fats not "generally recognized as safe" for food.
Although the Minnesota ban won’t go into effect until 2017, it’s possible that manufacturers will begin to phase out the questionable ingredient before then.
The Natural Resources Defense Council says a loophole in a 1958 law allows food manufacturers to bypass federal safety assessments.
The obesity rate among 2- to 5-year-olds has dropped, according to a federal report — but among older kids, a high obesity rate is holding steady.
The integrative nutritionist shares her top five recommendations for the FDA's revised nutrition labels.