National Nutrition Monitoring / nutrient database
Need for an accurate and up-to-date food/nutrient database to track progress against public health goals.
The efficacy of a number of national nutrition policies is judged based on nutrient intake levels reported in USDA nutrition monitoring systems. Unless these systems reflect accurate, branded and real-time changes in the packaged food and beverage supply, actual progress against public health goals cannot be measured. Between 2002 and ...