A Poster for Healthy Eating, 1940s Style
A curious diagram appeared in the most recent NEJM, in a perspective on U.S. dietary guidelines. It’s a USDA food wheel from the early 1940s. With Twitter-like style, it says: “For Health…eat some food from each group…every day!
The details are rich: “butter and fortified margarine” constitute 1of the 7 groups. Further inspection-worthy, IMO.