Welcome to the 21st episode of the Living Healthy podcast, presented by LA Fitness.
On this episode of the Living Healthy Podcast, we have a listener favorite on the show, Dietitian Debbie, who helps us better understand nutrition labeling and we hear all about Andrew’s love for popcorn (and more importantly, his confusion about popcorn nutrition labels!)
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Timecard Markers – Nutrition Label Reading – Podcast Ep. 21
Begins at 0:01
“The History Lesson You Never Knew You Wanted” re: Nutrition Labels
Begins at 1:07
Dietitian Debbie Joins the Show
Why Are Nutrition Labels Important?
Nutrition Label – Serving Sizes
Caloric Food Tracking
Nutrition Label – Calories
Nutrition Label – Total Fat (Macronutrient #1)
Trans Fat and Saturated Fats – How Many Grams Are Too Much?
Why is Fat Known as a Macronutrient?
Nutrition Label – Cholesterol
Nutrition Label – Sodium (and Potassium)
Nutrition Label – Carbohydrates (Macronutrient #2)
Nutrient Label – Protein (Macronutrient #3)
Why is Protein So Important?
Nutrition Label – Vitamin and Mineral Section
Should Everyone Take a Daily Vitamin?
Nutrition Label – Footnote Disclaimer
Nutrition Label – Ingredients Section
Avoid These Unhealthy Ingredients
UH OH – Andrew’s Popcorn Rant
**MATT SAVES THE SHOW**
New Nutrition Labeling Laws Coming Soon
Show Wrap Up