Nutrition News. Consumer Nutrition 101. Julia Cox. GMO . GMO: Genetically Modified Organism GM: Genetically modified All organisms have specific genetic make up called DNA. Genetic Engineering alters DNA of an organism’s genome GM foods exist in almost all areas of food production
Consumer Nutrition 101
GMO: Genetically Modified Organism
GM: Genetically modified
All organisms have specific genetic make up called DNA
Who says it’s safe?
Tomatoes are picked when they are still green and unripe only to be injected with chemicals to give them a bright red color.
GM products offer no nutritional health value
Are not designed with consumer health in mind
Designed to increase revenue with in the Food Industry
Who say’s its safe?
Do you need to worry about what’s on your family’s dinner table?
Prevention is key!!
Respect your body!
Knowing how to read a nutrition label is crucial to healthy living
Most consumers do not know how to properly read nutrition labels
Label is based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Calories listed are per serving, not the entire package
Grow your own garden!
Resulting in bone weakness & brittleness