Meaning of “health warning” in the English Dictionary

"health warning" in Business English

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health warningnoun [ C ]

uk us

COMMERCE a written statement on a product that warns people that eating, drinking, or using that product may be dangerous for their health:

The ads here encourage them to buy burgers, sweet cereals, and sugary drinks without any health warning so they consume more junk.
carry/come with a health warning Alcoholic beverages carry health warnings on their labels.

informal FINANCE in the UK, a statement that warns people who buy financial products or make investments that the value of their money may decrease as well as increase:

carry/come with a health warning Every fund investment carries a health warning that past performance is no indicator of the future.

informal a warning that figures, facts, etc. contained in a report may not be completely accurate:

The Treasury issued a 'health warning' with its forthcoming summer forecasts.

(Definition of “health warning” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)