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Canadian Public Health Association

Canada's new food guide will be healthier for people – and the planet

Courtney Howard and Trevor Hancock

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Ottawa Citizen



Health Canada deserves credit for using an evidence-based process to develop the new food guide, which has been free of closed-door meetings with industry. The result is a document based on the best available science that puts the health of Canadians first. That is why the Canadian Public Health Association and the Canadian Medical Association have both registered their support for the draft food guide.

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