January 18, 2013 5:34 pm
Some white foods may be best avoided or eaten sparingly, while others can be nutritious parts of a healthy diet.
Avoid or limit these…
Cream- or fat-based white salad dressings
But don’t rule these out…
Cottage, goat, mozzarella, and ricotta cheeses
Low-fat dairy products
Unsweetened nondairy milks, such as soy milk
White-fleshed fruits (such as apples, bananas, and pears)
Where to learn more
This Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Web site features a new fruit and vegetable every month, along with recipes, nutrient content, calculators, and more:www.fruitsandveggiesmatter.gov/month/index.html
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