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Applying Canada's Dietary Guidelines

Applying Canada's Dietary Guidelines provides additional information to support health professionals and policy makers when they are:

  • providing advice about how to move closer to recommendations in Canada's Dietary Guidelines
    • Dietary shifts people living in Canada can make for healthier eating          
    • Advice on nutrition for different life stages

  • developing policies or programs that help support nutrition adequacy 
    • What nutritious foods to provide and how often
    • Advice on vitamin and mineral supplementation

Details and history

May 3, 2022
Part of topic(s)
Food and nutrition

For assistance

If you have any comments or questions about Applying Canada’s Dietary Guidelines, contact Health Canada. Health Canada does not provide medical advice for individuals or cases.