Article: PDF OnlyDevelopment of the Food Guide PyramidWELSH, SUSAN Ph.D., R.D.; DAVIS, CAROLE M.S., R.D.; SHAW, ANNE Ph.D.Nutrition Today: November 1992 - Volume 27 - Issue 6 - p 12-23 Buy Abstract The new Food Guide Pyramid was developed as a graphic representation of the Dietary Guidelines with the goal of helping people implement the Guidelines through making appropriate food choices. The authors describe the scientific research and the process on which the Food Guide Pyramid was based. © Williams & Wilkins 1992. All Rights Reserved.