Exploring the visual appeal of food guide graphics

@article{Truman2018ExploringTV,
  title={Exploring the visual appeal of food guide graphics},
  author={Emily Truman},
  journal={British Food Journal},
  year={2018}
}
  • Emily Truman
  • Published 6 August 2018
  • Medicine
  • British Food Journal
Purpose Food guides are graphic representations of food-based dietary guidelines that support national health policies and programming. They are visual aids simplifying complex nutritional messaging for the public. While pyramid and circle formats are the most common shapes in use worldwide, the dinner plate format is increasing in use due to its perceived effectiveness. However, research examining visual attributes of food guide graphics, and the dinner plate model specifically, is limited… 

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