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new! List of Fiber Content in Common Foods - This list is a companion to an article that appears in the Spring 2013 Serving Spoon.

"MyPlate" - New Icon for the Dietary Guidelines
The federal government has unveiled a new food icon, MyPlate, to remind consumers tomake healthier food choices. Click on the link above to see the icon and learn more about this new initiative. - The American Dietetic Association website provides eating and information on healthy eating and upcoming events related to nutrition. - Reports on issues related to Child Nutrition and school meals. The official school nutrition website. It is the School Nutrition Association. - The Food and Nutrition Information Center at the National Agricultural Library provides a directory of resources for consumers, nutrition and health professionals, educators and government personnel. Provides access to the Food Guide Pyramid. -- The Maryland State Department of Education's School and Community Nutrition Programs Branch website provides information about Maryland’s new Afterschool Supper Program, the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program,Wellness Policies, and more. - Website geared to produce consumption. The mission of Produce for Better Healthy (PBH) foundation is to create a healthier America through increased consumption of fruits and vegetables. - The Food, Nutrition and Consumer services website. Information details the partnership between the Food and Nutrition Services and the Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion within the USDA. - The American Heart Association website provides information in English and Spanish about healthy eating, healthy lifestyles, and heart and stroke information. - A nationwide initiative dedicated to improving the health and educational performance of children through better nutrition and physical activity in schools. Website provides information by state. - The Society for Nutrition Education represents the professional interests of nutrition educators in the U.S. and world wide. - Website sponsored by North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. A statewide initiative that promotes increased opportunities for physical activity and healthy eating through policy and environmental change is explained.