Question:

What is the Vegetables and Fruits Group?

Answer:

From the name, this group consists of Vegetables and Fruits. However, it reality, it consists of two food groups that share a lot of similarities in terms of nutrition. Both are high in:

- Fiber
- Vitamins
- Minerals
- Antioxidants

Fruits and vegetables are also naturally low in sodium and fat. Insufficient intake of foods from this food group is thought to increase the chances of cancer.
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