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New Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2020-2025
2 weeks ago

New Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2020-2025

(Washington, D.C., December 29, 2020) – Nutrition in America took a major step forward today with the publication of Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2020-2025. Jointly published by the U.S. Departments of Agriculture (USDA) and Health and Human Services (HHS) every five years, the guidelines provide science-based recommendations designed to foster healthy dietary patterns for Americans of all ages – from birth through older adults.
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What to Look For On FDA’s New Nutrition Facts Label
2 years ago

What to Look For On FDA’s New Nutrition Facts Label

BEFORE AND AFTER COMPARISON OF THE NUTRITION FACTS LABEL: Highlights of the Final Nutrition Facts Label

1. Features a Refreshed Design

  • The “iconic” look of the label remains, but
The 5 Hottest Healthiest Food Trends
5 years ago

The 5 Hottest Healthiest Food Trends

I recently returned from the Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo (FNCE) that was held in Nashville, Tennessee. It’s the annual event for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics,

Silicon Dioxide in Silk® Organic Soymilk
5 years ago

Silicon Dioxide in Silk® Organic Soymilk

When WhiteWave Foods Company was separated from agribusiness giant Dean Foods in 2013, I had high hopes that the mission of the company would go back to the founding days