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Current Dietary Guidelines

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Press Release

This joint press release from United States Department of Agriculture and Health and Human Services on the latest edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans was issued on January 7, 2016.

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Top 10 Things to Know

Top 10 Things You Need to Know About the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans is a simple resource that provides quick insights from the Dietary Guidelines.

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Understanding the Scientific Process

The Dietary Guidelines translates the current body of nutrition science into sound food-based guidance for ages 2 and older to promote health and prevent disease. The Dietary Guidelines is developed through a process that has evolved with the science, becoming increasingly robust and transparent with each edition.

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Shared graphics from the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

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