USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference

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USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference

Postby Mkoll » Sun Dec 15, 2013 8:08 pm

This is a great resource for anyone interested in nutrition facts.

http://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/search/list

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Re: USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference

Postby Babadhari » Sun Dec 15, 2013 8:40 pm

wow,thanks. thats pretty comprehensive
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Re: USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference

Postby keithlacon » Wed Dec 18, 2013 7:02 am

Mkoll wrote:This is a great resource for anyone interested in nutrition facts.

http://ndb.nal.usda.gov/ndb/search/list

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A regular health diet is 100 times better this.Mkoll, In USDA only the nutrient required are provided but what about other nutrient which are body requires too. Eating health diet and regular exercises are the two secrets to live a healthy life.

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Re: USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference

Postby daverupa » Wed Dec 18, 2013 6:59 pm

Dietary Reference Intake as well, for what it's worth; one must combine knowledge that "X amount of Y is important" with "Y is in foods a,b,c in amounts 1,2,3".

Furthermore,

In September 2007, the Institute of Medicine held a workshop entitled “The Development of DRIs 1994–2004: Lessons Learned and New Challenges.” At that meeting, several speakers stated that the current Dietary Recommended Intakes (DRI’s) were largely based upon the very lowest rank in the quality of evidence pyramid, that is, opinion, rather than the highest level – randomized controlled clinical trials. Speakers called for a higher standard of evidence to be utilized when making dietary recommendations.
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