Somali Bantu Community Orientation Curriculum, Attachment 26: Food Guide Pyramid - A Guide to Daily Food Choices

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This two-page English-language document uses an illustration of a food pyramid to educate people about nutrition, food groups, and servings. It depicts the food groups milk, meat, vegetables, fruit, and grains, suggests number of servings of each per day, and advises limiting fats, oils, and sweets. It explains what counts as one serving for each group, and provides a table identifying servings for particular sex and age group. The USCRI's complete Somali Bantu Community Orientation Curriculum is also available at www.refugees.org.

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U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants
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Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
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Resource in English Only
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Keywords:
Diet, Food pyramid, Fruit, Meat, Milk, Nutrition, Nutritional Status, Refugees, Vegetables
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2004
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