Eggland's Best is the only brand of fresh shell eggs granted permission by the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics and the American Diabetes Association to carry exchange list verifications on its packaging.
The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, committed to improving the nation's health.
The American Diabetes Association provides objective information and delivers services to those individuals living with diabetes.
Eggland's Best eggs contain a similar mix of carbohydrates, protein, fat, and calories that can be substituted for other foods by people on special or restricted diets. The exchange calculations are based on nutrient analysis, serving size, and ingredient composition. The exchanges provided conform to the 2008 Choose Your Food: Exchange Lists for Diabetes.
Eggland's Best eggs are the only nationally branded fresh shell eggs granted permission by the American Dietetic Association and the American Diabetes Association to carry exchange list verifications on their packaging.
Eggland's Best has been permitted to print the following statement on its carton:
1 Eggland's Best egg (50g) = 1 medium fat meat exchange.*
*Dietary exchanges based on Choose Your Foods: Exchange Lists for Diabetes. ©2008 by American Dietetic Association and the American Diabetes Association.