A tool to increase nutrition literacy

Food Labels - A tool to increase nutrition awareness

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Miller, L. M. S., Beckett, L. A., Bergman, J. J., Wilson, M. D., Applegate, E. A., & Gibson, T. N. (2017). An Internet-Based Practice Approach to Developing Nutrition Label Reading Skills. J Med Internet Res.

Miller, L. M. S., Applegate, E., Beckett, L. A., Wilson, M. D., & Gibson, T. N. (2016). Age differences in the use of serving size information on food labels: numeracy or attention? Public Health Nutrition, 1-11. doi:10.1017/S1368980016003219.

Miller LMS, Cassady DL. Making healthy food choices using nutrition facts panels. The roles of knowledge, motivation, dietary modifications goals, and age. Appetite. 2012 Aug;59(1):129-39. PubMed PMID: 22524999; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3367081.

Miller LMS, Cassady DL, Applegate EA, Beckett LA, Wilson MD, et al. Relationships among food label use, motivation, and dietary quality. Nutrients. 2015 Feb 5;7(2):1068-80. PubMed PMID: 25665157; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4344575.

Miller, LMS, Cassady, DL, Beckett, LA, Applegate, EA, Wilson, MD, Gibson, TN, & Ellwood, K.. Misunderstanding of Front-of-Package Nutrition Information on US Food Products. PLoS ONE. 2015 10(4): e0125306. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0125306

Miller, LMS, & Cassady, DL, Review of the Literature on the Effects of Nutrition Knowledge on Food Label Use: A Review of the Literature. Appetite. 2015 May 29: 92, 207-16. doi:10.1016/j.appet.2015.05.029

Miller, LMS. Nutrition Label Literacy: The Intersection of Health Literacy and Food Label Reading-Research Findings and Implications for Educators. AADE In Practice. 2016 July; 4(4), 38-42.