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Allergic to Sesame? Food Labels Now Must List Sesame as an Allergen

If you or someone in your household is allergic to sesame, an important change is taking place to help you quickly identify foods that contain sesame. As of January 1, 2023, sesame is required to be labeled as an allergen on packaged foods, including dietary supplements.

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