Understanding Food Labels

Food Labels written by Shirley F. Edited for OralGrooves.com by Evie What’s Legit? When buying food, most people take food labels at face value. If the label on a carton of eggs says “cage free,” one imagines that the chickens were free to roam on a large space of land; however, it mostly means that the chickens were jammed into a small space with just enough room for them to be able to stand. Why? Because there is no USDA regulation for the term “cage-free”. Let’s take a look at some common food labels and their legal definitions. All Natural…