Flipping the old food pyramid on its side, the USDA's new MyPyramid-graphic adds a staircase for exercise and offers a dozen different models, all aimed at improving the health of Americans. The new pyramid comes as an interactive food guidance system focused on the central message, "Steps to a Healthier You." The graphic incorporates recommendations from the 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, which was released by the USDA and the HHS in January. The MyPyramid symbol is designed to ...

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