The Nutrition Facts label shows foods specific information such as; calories, serving size, and nutrient information. The foods facts are based off of the serving size listed at the top of the label. Be sure to read how MANY servings are in the food you are eating.Limit these: Total Fat, Cholesterol and Sodium
Get enough of these nutrients: Dietary fiber, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Calcium and Iron
The % Daily Values (%DVs) helps determine if a serving of food is high or low in a nutrient
Note that Trans fat, Sugars and, Protein do not list a %DV on the Nutrition Facts label.
Explore our Interactive Nutrition Facts Label to help you wisely navigate your food choices. Move your cursor over the different categories listed on this label for healthy tips and information!
Join us this month for a United We Sweat extravaganza! There are many new fitness classes and events to try out in Lorain County. All classes and events are free (or requiring only a small donation) and open to the public!
Anyone can catch the flu. The flu strikes without warning and symptoms can be severe and life-threatening. To protect both you and your loved ones the Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) will provide the flu vaccine this fall and throughout the flu season.