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It's good for you, but - FDA's ruling on qualified health claims for tomatoes confuses buyers, critics say

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Henderson, Diedtra (main author / Boston Globe)
Format:
Journal article
Publication Date:
2005-11-30
URL:
http://www.boston.com/business/globe/articles/2005/11/30/its_good_for_you_but?mode=PF
Published:
USA
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 147
Subject Term:
accuracy, conflict, consumers, food policy, message content, regulations, vegetables, diseases, tomatoes, health communication, Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Notes:
Author describes a conflicting message related to a recent Food and Drug Administration ruling that food companies can tell consumers that eating as little as one-half cup of tomatoes and tomato-based products weekly reduces the risk of prostate cancer.