Dietary Guidelines

Provides dietary guidelines resources.

U.S. Department of Agriculture; Department of Health and Human Services.

Use this science-based nutrition guidance for Americans ages 2 and older to promote healthy lifestyles and dietary habits.

USDA, Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

“Pregnancy and Birth to 24 Months project” is a joint initiative led by USDA and HHS in collaboration with programmatic and scientific experts. The goal of the current project is to begin examining topics of public health importance for women who are pregnant and infants and toddlers from birth to 24 months of age.

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion.

Examine evidence-based systematic reviews which inform Federal nutrition policy and programs. The Library evaluates, synthesizes, and grades the strength of available scientific evidence to support dietary recommendation and guidance.

USDA, Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

The Communicator’s Guide is a resource to help you create nutrition education materials and messages for individuals, families, and other groups, based on the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Congress mandated that the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (the National Academies) evaluate the process used to create the DGA. Redesigning the Process for Establishing the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, offers a comprehensive review of the rest of the process used to update the DGA.

UN. Food and Agriculture Organization.

View dietary guidelines from around the world. These guidelines establish a basis for each respective country's public food and nutrition, health and agricultural policies and nutrition education programs, which in turn attempt to foster healthy eating habits and lifestyles.