Jan. 22, 2013
-- Georgetown, S.C. – Whether you’ve resolved to eat healthier or shed a few pounds before swimsuit season, reading nutrition labels can help you shop healthier and make wiser food choices.
But sometimes packaging information can be a little confusing. To help consumers decipher the numbers and understand what they mean, Georgetown Hospital System dietitians are leading a free Supermarket Tour at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, at the Pawleys Island Food Lion on Highway 17 at the South Causeway.
Participants will learn how to read labels and ingredients, pick healthy snacks, shop on a budget and how marketing influences our food choices.
Space is limited, so contact 843-520-8288 to register. Georgetown Hospital System is a private, not-for-profit organization. The system consists of Georgetown Memorial Hospital, Waccamaw Community Hospital and several facilities throughout Horry and Georgetown counties. For more information about Georgetown Hospital System, please visit our website at www.georgetownhospitalsystem.org.