Opinion: Price right with dyes for kids

April 7, 2011 at 3:08 am in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON We get it. Loopy cereal the color of a circus tent or yogurt that glows an unholy green is not good for us or the kids.
But when it turns out that barbecue sauce, beef bouillon, pickles, bread, the skin of oranges, cheese, meat and crescent rolls are also dyed to make you want to eat them, healthy eating becomes a game of hide-andseek that few people have time to play. Continue Reading