If you are trying to eat as healthy, it’s going to cost at least $7.28 a week extra..
A recent update of U.S. nutritional guidelines , what used to be known as the food pyramid and is now called “My Plate” — calls on Americans to eat more fresh foods containing potassium, dietary fiber, vitamin D and calcium.
Almost 15 percent of households in America say they don’t have enough money to eat the way they want Seligman said. Recent estimates show 49 million Americans make food decisions based on cost, she added.
“Right now, a huge chunk of America just isn’t able to adhere to these guidelines,” she said.
Eating healthy is something the govt’ wants yu to do, BUT, considering the cost..will Americans do it?