The question of what's in a hot dog has been a source of urban legend and playground gossip for decades. This book cuts straight to the truth and explains what's really in this popular food. Topics such as preservatives, calories, and the health benefits of natural vs. processed foods are examined in age-appropriate and accessible text. Children will learn how to read food labels and explore the nutritional information of the foods they eat. With this book as a guide, it's never too early to start making positive food choices.