Resources

  • References


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    Dietary guidelines for Americans 2010. US Department of Agriculture and US Department of Health and Human Services. Available at:
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    12/2/2008 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    2/5/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    4/14/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    4/16/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    5/11/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    7/6/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    9/25/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    10/16/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    11/10/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    1/15/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    1/29/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    1/29/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    2/19/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    2/19/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    10/15/2010
    DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    12/17/2010
    DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
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    Updated December 15, 2010. Accessed February 27, 2014.


    11/25/2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance.
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    5/17/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance.
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    5/27/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance.
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  • Resources

    Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

    http://www.eatright.org

    The Obesity Society

    http://www.obesity.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Dietitians of Canada

    http://www.dietitians.ca