Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2020-25

Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2020-25

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) on Tuesday issued new dietary guidelines the federal agencies referred to as "a major step forward", but which keeps the recommended sugar and alcohol intake levels untouched. A scientific advisory committee which included 20 doctors and academics, had concluded after much research that added sugar intake of the diet should be limited to 6 percent of daily calories and 10 percent of the current guidelines.

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