As with any major proceeding there's a debate period. In this case, it's a 45-day open forum that started Feb. 19, where nutrition and health experts, food producers, commodity groups and just about anyone else with an opinion can weigh in.
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Eggs and coffee are in, sugar is out and vegetables will always be good for you, according to a committee of top nutrition experts tasked with advisin...
In short, the new USDA Dietary Guidelines say to Americans: don't aim too high, you'll probably fail anyway.
The new guidelines devote two full pages to vegetarian and vegan nutrition, showing exactly how to pull a healthy diet together.
It is unlikely that as a country we will be shifting to a healthier eating style anytime soon unless the country goes into a sort of food-lockdown.
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