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Scoping the need for dietary guidelines for Scotland to support the population on their journey towards a healthier diet

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Summary

These reports established that there is support for Dietary Guidelines in Scotland to provide advice in addition to the foods and proportions recommended for a healthy, balanced diet as shown in the Eatwell Guide.

This research involved engagement with a wide range of stakeholders and consumers.

The findings show that stakeholders would welcome consistent dietary messaging and consumers would welcome simpler messages, as well as practical resources to help them move towards a healthier diet. 

Food Standards Scotland will now consider how best to support these findings.

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