The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee is seeking input from individuals and organizations to guide the development of the 2020-2025 edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
For the first time ever, these guidelines will include nutrition recommendations for infants, toddlers, and pregnant and lactating parents. Use this easy action tool to submit public comments urging the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee to:
By submitting public comments you can help to shape the next five years of federal nutrition policy to improve the health and well-being of all families in the United States!
Please note that responding to public comment opportunities is not lobbying. The federal government is actively soliciting your input to inform its decision-making.
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Here are three other ways that you can support breastfeeding families right now:
1. Take action to reduce health disparities by urging Congress to pass the MOMMA's Act.
2. Take action to support working parents by urging Congress to pass the PUMP for Nursing Mothers Act.
3. Make a contribution to the USBC. Our advocacy initiatives like this one are funded by donations from this critical group of supporters. We are poised and ready to create the lasting changes families need — but we can't do it without YOU! Donate now!
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