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Dietary Guidelines for Americans - 2018 Updates

You can read the summary and the most recent 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines before diving into the articles and commentary about them below.



  • Word is that the Dietary Guidelines might not be renewed in 2020. Nevertheless, teams have laid out new focus areas for the upcoming guidelines. 


  • ChooseMyPlate’s Supertracker, a diet and calorie tracker, will be discontinued in June. More details here
  • The Departments of Agriculture and (USDA) Health and Human Services (HHS) asked for public comments on the priority topics of the 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines. Though the March 30 deadline has passed, you can review all supporting information on this process here