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  • Preventing Macular Degeneration with Diet
    Preventing Macular Degeneration with Diet
    A healthy diet may not only prevent the complications of diabetes, but also reduce the risk of age-related macular degeneration, another common cause of blindness.
  • Breast Cancer Survival and Trans Fat
    Breast Cancer Survival and Trans Fat
    Breast cancer survivors may reduce their chances of survival if they eat too much trans fat, found primarily in the American diet in junk food and animal products.
  • Trans Fat, Saturated Fat, and Cholesterol: Tolerable Upper Intake of Zero
    Trans Fat, Saturated Fat, and Cholesterol: Tolerable Upper Intake of Zero
    The intake of trans fats which come mostly from junk food and animal products, saturated fat mostly from dairy products and chicken, and cholesterol coming mostly from eggs and chicken should be as...
  • New Dietary Guidelines for Americans
    New Dietary Guidelines for Americans
    Following the recommendations of the 2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee to "shift food intake patterns to a more plant-based diet," the latest USDA guidelines include a vegan adaptation.
  • Dietary Guidelines: USDA Conflicts of Interest
    Dietary Guidelines: USDA Conflicts of Interest
    The mission of the U.S. Department of Agriculture is to promote agribusiness. At the same time, USDA is the agency primarily tasked with developing the nutrition guidelines.
  • Good, Great, Bad, & Killer Fats
    Good, Great, Bad, & Killer Fats
    Avoiding trans fats doesn't just mean staying away from junk food.
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