Calorie Counts Coming To Vending Machines Across U.S.
As part of Obamacare, the new rule will let you know just exactly how bad that candy bar or bag of chips actually is for you.By Danny Matteson | December 30, 2013
Office workers looking for a midday pick me-up might be running into a bit of a buzzkill in the near future — when a lesser known provision of the Affordable Care Act goes into effect.
"A new law will require calorie information to be displayed on vending machines. It’s part of President Obama’s new health care overhaul law and it will impact about 5 million machines around the country." (Via News 12 The Bronx)
Essentially, the new rule — which goes into effect early in 2014 — will let you know just exactly how bad that candy bar or bag of chips actually is for you.