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Milk & Dairy
2 to 3 Servings
Serving Size
1 cup milk or yogurt
1-1/2 to 2 ounces of cheese

Calcium and protein are the key nutrients of foods in the Milk and Dairy Group. Two to three servings are suggested. For pregnant and breastfeeding women, recommended intake is 3-to-4 servings and 4-to-5 servings, respectively. Calcium-fortified soy milk or calcium-fortified juices are other options. Without these foods, calcium supplements are usually necessary.

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