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    Food and Public Health, Panel 3

    Panelists talked about obesity and sugar consumption. They outlined policies and initiatives to help reduce sugar consumption in diets. “Congress, Sugar and Obesity: Where to Begin” was the third panel…

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    Dietary Supplement Safety

    Witnesses testified regarding the safety and regulation of dietary supplements. Specifically, the committee examined the Food and Drug Administration’s regulatory efforts under the auspices…

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    Government's Role in Combating Obesity

    In a hearing entitled "The Supersizing of America: The Federal Government’s Role in Combating Obesity and Promoting Healthy Living", witnesses testified regarding obesity in the United…

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    Dietary Supplements

    Witnesses testified about dietary supplement research, regulation of dietary supplements, and the medical value of the supplements. At issue was the safety of the supplements, labeling, and…

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    FDA Legislation

    Representatives of several groups briefed reporters on their opposition to legislation which would impact FDA procedures. A bill called the FDA Modernization Act calls for changing the…

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    Health Claims in Advertising

    The committee met to hear testimony from various witnesses concerning health claims and food labelling.

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    Nutrition Information & Food Labeling

    Guests discussed FDA label policy reforms and what information needs to be included on food labels.

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    Nutrition Labeling

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    Public Citizen: The Reagan Wreckage

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