TITLE

AN FSD NEWSTRACK REPORT: NUTRITION EXPERTS WANT USDA TO REBUILD THE FOOD PYRAMID

PUB. DATE
September 2001
SOURCE
FoodService Director;9/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the contention of professor and nutrition researcher, Walter Willett, that the Food Guide Pyramid of the United States Department of Agriculture is outdated and does not fit food research as of September 2001. Types of meal recommended by the Pyramid; Suggestions made by author Jean Carper with regard to diet; Details of Willett's claims.
ACCESSION #
5329952

 

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