Dietary Guidelines revision kicks off

May 5, 2022

The federal government began the process of revising the Dietary Guidelines for Americans by releasing a draft set of scientific questions,  and public comments will be taken until May 16. UEP will file comments, as …

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Dietary Guidelines report has good news for eggs

July 23, 2020

The 2020 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee’s Scientific Report as submitted to USDA and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recommends eggs as a first food for infants and toddlers. It places new emphasis …

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Dietary guidelines committee posts draft conclusions

June 11, 2020

In preparation for its final meeting, the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee has posted its draft scientific conclusions, including several on dietary cholesterol. For the most part, the statements are consistent with the previous scientific report …

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Dietary Guidelines Committee to Meet

July 11, 2019

The expert panel that is preparing the next Dietary Guidelines for Americans holds its second meeting this week and will hear from a wide range of organizations, companies and individuals during a public comment session. …

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Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Named

March 21, 2019

Twenty nutrition experts, the most ever, will serve on the committee that prepares the 2020 edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA). While the departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services make final …

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