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Digesting the New Veganomic Guidelines

Melanie Young | Posted 04.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Melanie Young

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.

Nutrition Experts Weigh In On The New Dietary Guidelines

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.21.2015 | Healthy Living

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...

Where The New U.S. Dietary Guidelines Fall Short

Andrea Pennington, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Andrea Pennington, M.D.

In short, the new USDA Dietary Guidelines say to Americans: don't aim too high, you'll probably fail anyway.

New U.S. Dietary Guidelines Emphasize Plant-Based Foods

Neal Barnard, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Neal Barnard, M.D.

The new guidelines devote two full pages to vegetarian and vegan nutrition, showing exactly how to pull a healthy diet together.

New U.S. Dietary Guidelines And Why We Still Eat Deep-Fried Butter

Judith J. Wurtman, PhD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Judith J. Wurtman, PhD

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.