Advisory Report

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In February 2015, the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (Advisory Committee) submitted the Scientific Report of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (Advisory Report) to the Secretaries of the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Agriculture (USDA).

The Advisory Report helps to inform the federal government of the body of scientific evidence on topics related to diet, nutrition, and health. The Advisory Report is not the Dietary Guidelines policy or a draft of the policy. Access the complete 2015–2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

Download Advisory Report PDF – 11.3MB

Download Table of Contents as a PDF – 34KB

Letter to the Secretaries[Download as a PDF - 422KB]

Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee Membership[Download as a PDF - 114KB]

Part A: Executive Summary[Download as a PDF - 283KB]

Part B: Setting the Stage and Integrating the Evidence

Part C: Methodology[Download as a PDF - 143KB]

Part D: Science Base

Part E: Appendices