Colorado reminds Zin Zin Htun of Myanmar (formerly known as Burma), a country she left as a refugee. “I like it here a lot because my native town has a lot of mountains. [Colorado] feels like home,” says Htun, who arrived in Denver with her husband and two young children in 2015. Although she became accustomed to the West’s landscapes and traditions, she soon realized that many people aren’t familiar with her birthplace. “I tell people I’m from Burma, and they’re

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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Wednesday it is proposing changes to its definition of “healthy.” The new definition would disqualify many popular breakfast cereals such as Honey Nut Cheerios, Special K Original Cereal and Raisin Bran.

Boxes of Kellogg Co. Special K, Raisin Bran and Frosted Mini Wheats brand breakfast cereals are arranged.
(Tiffany Hagler-Geard/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

The proposed changes, the FDA says, will help people improve their nutrition and dietary patterns and “reduce the burden of chronic disease and advance health equity.”

FDA’s original definition of “healthy”’ has not changed since it was established in 1994.

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