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Grocery Store News

News and Information About WIC Grocery Stores

The grocery store and food industry are always making changes. Whether it’s a new store, or a new brand of food, changes occur almost daily. New Mexico WIC works with grocery store chains, independent stores, and food manufactures to make sure we are keeping up to serve New Mexico WIC families. 

Grocery Store News

 

HEAVY METALS IN BABY FOOD

Heavy metals in rice-based baby foods has been circulating in the Media. Baby food manufacturers have continued to work with government agencies to meet regulatory standards and to ensure the safety of their customers. Despite all the transparency, it can be confusing to navigate the issue of heavy metals in baby foods. If you are looking for tips on how to select baby foods to maximize the health of you and your baby, use the links below for some helpful tips and answers to a few frequently asked questions about this topic.

 

 

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FDA - THE KEY TO A WELL-BALANCED DIET IS EATING A VARIETY OF HEALTHY FOODS
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FDA - Metals and Your Food