fruit and vegetable intake

Fruit and vegetable intake: Guidelines vs reality

The Australian Dietary Guidelines recommend an average minimum daily intake of 5 serves of vegetables (including legumes) and 2 serves of fruit to prevent chronic disease. Nutrients in fruits and vegetables Most fruits, vegetables and legumes are good source of carbohydrate (sugar and/or starch) and fibre. They also water and contain micronutrients, such as vitamins,…Continue reading Fruit and vegetable intake: Guidelines vs reality