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The fourth challenge is to eat three more servings of whole grains each day. We clarify the definitions and decode the labels so you will know exactly what you're eating and, well, approximately how much. Is "brown" bread whole-grain? Well, sometimes...

Decoding Whole-Grain Food Labeling

How can you tell if a product is really a whole-grain food? Stick to the ingredient list for the answer, and find 37 common products here and see if they pass our whole-grain test. By Sidney Fry, MS, RD

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Wheat Thins Original Cracker

Wheat Thins Original Cracker

YES: Touting 11 grams of whole grains per serving, these crispy thins are made with whole-grain wheat flour as the starting ingredient, and offer a generous 16 crackers per serving. Watch the sodium levels, which will creep up if you enjoy more than a serving of these crispy, salty crackers.

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