NEW DIETARY GUIDELINES & OLDER ADULTS

Publish Date: January 2021
Author(s): Meredith Ponder Whitmire

Abstract:

The latest Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGAs) highlight the importance of a healthy diet at every life stage, including for older adults. This American Society on Aging blog unpacks some of the DGA recommendations for those ages 60+ and discusses an opportunity for policy advocacy. 

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MEREDITH WHITMIRE, JD

Policy Director 
Defeat Malnutrition Today 
Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America 
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