You may have seen the Healthier Choice Symbol in supermarkets – the red pyramid that identifies healthier food and drink. The Health Promotion Board’s Healthier Choice scheme now applies to 3,500 products – a tenfold increase from when it was launched in 2001.
One in five food products bears the Healthier Choice label. It can even be seen on ice creams, soft drinks and frozen french fries.
With so many products bearing the red pyramid icon, do you know how to use it to make the right food choices? Here are five handy tips.