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  • Take supplements safely

    More than half of Americans use dietary supplements, including multivitamins and botanical supplements, in tablet, capsule, liquid and powder form, says the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Quinn on Nutrition: A health quiz from the USDA Nutrition Policy center

    According to the USDA Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP), what group of Americans comes closest to following a high quality diet? a) actors in Hollywood; b) people who are 71 years of age or older; c) farmers in Nebraska. Answer: b. Measured...

    Republicans push back against proposed dietary guidelines

    Congressional Republicans are pushing back against proposed dietary guidelines that urge Americans to consider the environment when deciding what foods to eat. House and Senate spending bills say the guidelines must focus only on nutrition and diet....

    GOP pushes back against dietary guidelines that wade into climate debate

     GOP pushes back against dietary guidelines that wade into climate debate
    Congressional Republicans are pushing back against proposed dietary guidelines that urge Americans to consider the environment when deciding what foods to eat. House and Senate spending bills say the guidelines must focus only on nutrition and diet....

    Eat wisely to protect your kidneys

    Your kidneys work hard every day to filter out wastes from your bloodstream. Unfortunately, an estimated 20 million Americans have impaired kidney function, and many don't even know it. Most people won't progress to complete kidney failure, but kidneys...