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Diets for Health: Goals and Guidelines.

  title={Diets for Health: Goals and Guidelines.},
  author={Amy Locke and Jill R Schneiderhan and Suzanna Maria Zick},
  journal={American family physician},
  volume={97 11},
Diet is the single most significant risk factor for disability and premature death. Patients and physicians often have difficulty staying abreast of diet trends, many of which focus primarily on weight loss rather than nutrition and health. Recommending an eating style can help patients make positive change. Dietary patterns that support health include the Mediterranean diet, the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension diet, the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, and the Healthy Eating… 

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