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USDA Dumps the Pyramid

Jun 13, 2011

On June 2nd USDA threw in the towel and abandoned the much maligned nutritional recommendation based on the “pyramid”.  The new icon comprises a plate with segments designated for major food groups  The old pyramid when introduced in 2005 was confusing and possibly understood only by its creators. 

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