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03 June 2011

Pyramid tossed, dinner plate is new US meals plan

The pyramid guide to healthy eating that many grew up with has been scrapped, and in its place the Obama administration is serving a dinner plate icon sliced up by food groups.

The pyramid guide to healthy eating that many Americans grew up with has been scrapped, and in its place the Obama administration is serving a dinner plate icon sliced up by food groups.

"This is a quick, simple reminder for all of us to be more mindful of the foods that we're eating," she said.

 
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