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ESW 206: Basic Nutrition

Health News Literacy

Know how to verify legitimate health claims, and debunk junk science.

Nutrition and Health on the Web

MyPlate Fruits, Grains, Protein, Vegetables, Dairy


The United States Department of Agriculture's primary food guidance icon, MyPlate, replaces the food pyramid, and is consistent with the USDA's 2020-2025 dietary guidelines.




Food Environment Atlas - Contains maps and statistics on the United States' food environment, including access to healthy food, choice, and diet quality.