How Much Fruit Should I Eat?

US Dietary Guidelines recommend 2 to 4 servings of fruit and 3 to 5 servings of vegetables each day

What counts as a serving?

1 medium apple or orange or banana
1/2 cup of chopped, cooked, or canned fruit
1/4 cup of dried fruit
3/4 cup of fruit or vegetable juice
1 cup of raw leafy greens (little smaller than a softball)
1/2 cup of cooked vegetables

What sort is best?

All types.

Frozen and canned fruits and vegetables can be just as nutritious as fresh.

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