NuVal: Nutrition by numbers…
The NuVal nutrition scoring system, introduced in 2007, is based on a proprietary algorithm that weighs positive and negative nutrients, and presents the final score as a number between 1 and 100.
NuVal “does the nutritional heavy lifting so you don’t have to”, claim supporters.
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