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Many grocery stores are trying to simplify food shopping by giving foods a rating or score.
This brochure describes several types of food profiling systems and how they can help you make decisions where they count most—in the grocery store.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Food Nutrition and Health, Buying and Preparing Food, Food Science and Human Nutrition
Food Science | Home Economics | Human and Clinical Nutrition
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Francis, Sarah L. and Litchfield, Ruth E., "What is a Nutrition Profile?" (2010). Human Sciences Extension and Outreach Publications. 46.