diet quality

Potatoes are the largest and most affordable source of potassium of any vegetable or fruit

A frequently expressed concern in the ongoing public health debate is that fresh fruits and vegetables, particularly those that are nutrient dense, are not…

Children who eat vended snack foods face chronic health problems, poor diet

School children who consume foods purchased in vending machines are more likely to develop poor diet quality – and that may be associated with being…

People of higher socioeconomic status choose better diets — but pay more per calorie

In a study published in the May 2009 issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic Association, researchers from the University of Washington compared the…