Meeting held on dietary guidelines

Meeting held on dietary guidelines

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THE Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC), a panel of nutritionists and health experts appointed by President Barack Obama, held its fifth public meeting — a webinar — on the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, recommendations for which are due to the secretaries of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and U.S. Department of Health & Human Services later this year.

The dietary guidelines help inform Americans about healthy eating habits

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