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Our group sought to understand the effects of lactose intolerance, or more correctly described aslactase impersistence, on the ability and success for college students to consume therecommended nutritional dairy amount.To begin, understanding how students at Indiana University obtain an essential food group isimportant because according to the myplate.gov website, consuming dairy products is integral toboth a healthy and well-balanced diet (Dairy, n.d.).The MyPlate.gov website stresses the importance of consuming dairy productsoDespite the majority of the world being unable to digest lactose properly,the MyPlate recommends consuming a certain amount of dairy whichreinforces the ethnocentrism in food policyoits important to remember that Ethnocentrism is viewing the world, but inthis case diet, from the perspective of only one’s cultureowhich ultimately can cause prevalent bias in all walks of lifeTo continue on, the MyPlate.gov recommendations for dairy consumption are
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