HEART ASSOCIATION CONCERNED BY NEW WINE LABELS

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- American Heart Association officials here are concerned that newly approved labeling for wine bottles links the beverage with health benefits."We are concerned that the approved wine label could sound like a health claim to consumers," said Dr. Robert Eckel, chairman of the AHA's nutrition committee.The two statements approved last month for wine labels by the Treasury Department's

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- American Heart Association officials here are concerned that newly approved labeling for wine bottles links the beverage with health benefits.

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