Food Guide Pyramid for Older Adults. The flag at the top of the pyramid signals special consideration for calcium, vitamin D and vita- min B12. You need higher.
Tufts University researchers have updated their Food Guide Pyramid for Older Adults to correspond with the USDA food pyramid, now known as MyPyramid. The Modified MyPyramid for Older Adults continues to emphasize a nutritionally adequate diet with specific emphasis on nutrient.
Thus, for elderly people, the Food Guide Pyramid should highlight specific selections within each food group category to emphasize foods with a high ratio of.