Random Pagan Verse:
“Call it a new religion, then, if it so please your Gracious Majesty; but I confess that I fail to see what you will have gained by so doing, and I feel bound to add that you might easily cause a great deal of misunderstanding, and work a rather stupid kind of mischief. The word does not occur in The Book of the Law.”

-Magick Without Tears, ch.31

Author Topic: US Dietary Recommendations say Eggs are OK amidst high cholesterol report  (Read 257 times)

Offline newspostng (OP)

  • Global Moderator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Date Registered: Dec 2015
  • Posts: 861
  • Karma: +0/-0
    • View Profile
Loading...

Americans can now eat eggs guilt free, according to new nutritional recommendations issued by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Department of Health and Human Services.

In the first guidelines issued since 2011 the government also gave the green light to other high cholesterol foods, and drinking up to five cups of coffee a day.

In 1977, the guidelines had recommended avoiding cholesterol, which negatively impacted egg sales.

"The U.S. has joined many other countries and expert groups like the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology that do not have an upper limit for cholesterol intake in their dietary guidelines," said Mitch Kanter, the Executive Director of the Egg Nutrition Center, an egg advocacy group.

The recommendations also said Americans should limit their daily caloric intake of sugars to 10 percent, a first.

Calories coming from saturated fats found in foods like red meat, butter, cheese, whole milk and ice cream should also be limited to 10 percent, according to the guidelines.


 

 

Last Three Years Named The Hottest Years on Record, UN Report Says

Started by punch

Replies: 0
Views: 320
Last post March 23, 2018, 06:13:07 AM
by punch
Year 2016 Name Warmest Year on Record - Global Study Report

Started by newspostng

Replies: 0
Views: 371
Last post August 11, 2017, 02:16:27 AM
by newspostng
Report Shows Test-tube Immune Systems Can Speed Vaccine Development

Started by naij

Replies: 0
Views: 359
Last post July 26, 2017, 12:02:04 AM
by naij
Report shows Multi gene Test May Detect Risk for Heart Disease and More

Started by punch

Replies: 0
Views: 1597
Last post August 15, 2018, 07:18:57 AM
by punch
Fresh report shows Substance in Marijuana Could Benefit Alzheimer’s Patients

Started by newspostng

Replies: 0
Views: 288
Last post July 01, 2016, 01:26:16 AM
by newspostng
Fresh report shows Malaria Mosquitoes now Repelled by Chickens odor

Started by newspostng

Replies: 0
Views: 347
Last post July 22, 2016, 01:44:40 AM
by newspostng
Fresh Report shows that Pesticides may be lowering sperm count of bees

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 325
Last post July 27, 2016, 05:39:45 AM
by yungcrux
Half of Women With Early-stage Breast Cancer Don’t Need Chemotherapy - report

Started by admin

Replies: 0
Views: 614
Last post August 29, 2016, 08:04:02 AM
by admin
Report shows Malnourished Children at Risk of Death From Cholera in Africa

Started by naij

Replies: 0
Views: 362
Last post July 05, 2017, 12:26:57 AM
by naij
Antibiotic Resistance Spreads from Animals to Humans at 'Shocking Rate' -Report

Started by lindaikeji

Replies: 0
Views: 10413
Last post May 02, 2018, 12:43:36 AM
by lindaikeji