This fantastic new tool easily shows parents which foods hold the most nutritional value for children.
The USDA’s MyPlate tool easily shows parents which foods hold the most nutritional value for children. Essential nutrients are in great demand during kids' growth and development. Nutrition impacts almost every aspect of kids' well-being: academic performance, immunity, disease risk, self-esteem, attention span and energy. What kids eat daily now will continue to impact their health and quality of life for years to come.
MyPlate help kids learn how to eat for their best health. It conveys these simple messages:
Features of MyPlate that make it a great nutrition tool for kids: