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Proteins

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

Learn which foods make up the MyPlate Protein Foods Group and how much protein is needed for a healthy diet. Also see a photo gallery.

USDA. Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion

Protein foods include both animal and plant sources. Find 10 tips for including a variety of protein foods in your diet. Available to print as a PDF. Also available in Spanish.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

Find the latest news, plus links to overviews, clinical trials and research related to dietary proteins. Also in Spanish.

HHS. National Institutes of Health. National Library of Medicine

Read general information about protein, including food sources and recommendations for a healthy diet. Also in Spanish.

HHS. Food and Drug Administration. Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Read about protein - what it does, where it is found, and how to use the Nutrition Facts Label to monitor the protein in your diet.