Diet Analysis Term Paper by hicaliber

Diet Analysis
A review of the nutritional value of the food we eat, analyzing the accuracy of the USDA food pyramid.
# 95610 | 1,270 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2006 | US
Published on May 29, 2007 in Medical and Health (Nutrition and Exercise) , Nutrition (Food) , Nutrition (General)


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Description:

This paper takes a look at the nutritional value of the food we purchase and consume. The paper reports that USDA food pyramid logo has become the icon of nutrition for an entire country. The paper critiques the USDA food pyramid based on the writers own dietary analysis.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Clerk, Nancy. "Protein Power: How Much Protein Do You Really Need?" LookSmart, Find Articles. July-Aug. 1997. American Fitness. 24 Oct. 2006 <http://www.findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0675/is_n4_v15/ai_19575701>.
  • Greene, Lisa. "Food Pyramid History." The USDA Food Pyramid. University of Florida. 24 Oct. 2006 <http://iml.jou.ufl.edu/projects/Fall02/Greene/history.htm>.
  • Willett, Walter C., and Meir J. Stampfer. "Rebuilding the Food Pyramid." Scientific American 17 Dec. 2002: 23-28.
  • "MyPyramid.Gov." United States Department of Agriculture. USDA. 24 Oct. 2006 <http://www.mypyramid.gov/>.
  • "USDA Food Guide Pyramid." Weight Loss Resources. 03 Mar. 2003. USDA. 24 Oct. 2006 <http://www.weightlossresource.com/resources/food-pyramid.cfm>.

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