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MyPlate Food Guide

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OrganizationU.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
http://www.usda.gov
The USDA works to enhance the quality of life for people by supporting the production of agriculture.

Web SiteMyPlate Kids' Page
http://www.choosemyplate.gov/kids/
This portion of the ChooseMyPlate.gov site offers a Blast Off game for kids, coloring pages, and posters.

Web SiteChooseMyPlate.gov
http://www.choosemyplate.gov
ChooseMyPlate.gov provides practical information on how to follow the U.S. government's Dietary Guidelines for Americans. It includes resources and tools to help families lead healthier lives.

Web SiteMilk Matters: Calcium Education from the National Institutes of Health
http://www.nichd.nih.gov/milk/
Milk Matters is a public health education campaign launched by the National Institutes of Health to promote calcium consumption among tweens and teens, especially during the ages of 11 to 15, a time of critical bone growth.

Web SiteAcademy of Nutrition and Dietetics
http://www.eatright.org
Offering nutrition information, resources, and access to registered dietitians.

OrganizationVegetarian Resource Group
http://www.vrg.org
This site offers recipes, nutrition information, and lots more for vegetarians and anyone looking to eat less meat.

Web SiteMyPlate for Moms
http://www.choosemyplate.gov/mypyramidmoms
MyPlate for Moms tailors the USDA's food guide to suit the individual needs of pregnant and nursing women.



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