Wal-Mart Shifts Strategy to Promote Healthy Foods

Apparently, Wal-Mart is working on getting healthier items in it’s store…

WASHINGTON — Wal-Mart, the nation’s largest retailer, will announce a five-year plan on Thursday to make thousands of its packaged foods lower in unhealthy salts, fats and sugars, and to drop prices on fruits and vegetables.

via Wal-Mart Plans to Make Its House Brand Healthier – NYTimes.com.

If you would like to read the entire article, click on the link above. This is very good news, food items with lots of salt, and sugar usually will also have a lot of fat, making it extremly calorie dense, this makes it difficult to lose weight, and very easy to gain weight. Here at PlantBasedChefs, we advocate a low fat diet, so that you can have a healthier, happier, longer life.

–Peder Erickson

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