Tag: USDA

Does Healthy Food Cost More Than Junk Food?

by in Food News, June 21, 2012

Does following a healthy diet mean dishing out more dough? Not necessarily. A new study published by the USDA revealed that junk food is not cheaper than healthy food.

5 Things To Know About New Dietary Guidelines

by in Food News, Healthy Tips, July 8, 2010

The USDA Dietary Guidelines for Americans provide nutrition advice and general healthy eating recommendations for adults and children (ages 2 and up). The guidelines aim to promote health and reduce the risk of heart disease, cancer and diabetes. Every five years the guidelines are reviewed and updated, and they form the Here are some highlights of the soon-to-be-released recommendations for 2010.