Do you need to eat fruits and vegetables? The evidence
It’s written by Franziska Spritzler, RD, with the latest major update on September 14, 2021. The guide has been medically reviewed by Dr. Bret Scher, MD, and Dr. Michael Tamber, MD on September 14, 2021, and by by Nicola Guess, RD, MPH, PhD, on October 2, 2020
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