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2014-08-29 08:20:28

DUBLIN, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Auto Fastener & Clip Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global Auto Fastener & Clip Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global auto fastener and clip industry. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications, applications...

2014-08-25 12:23:52

MISSION Pledges $1 Million in Cooling Gear to Help Athletes Combat Overheating NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MISSION Athletecare(TM), the world's leader in thermoregulation, today announced a partnership with the Korey Stringer Institute (KSI) to advance education around the prevalent issue of exertional heat stroke, especially for athletes. With the support of KSI, MISSION has pledged its commitment and resources to heighten awareness and prevention in an effort to combat...

2014-08-21 08:31:11

Eating almonds improved participants' serum fatty acid profiles and reduced their estimated 10-year heart disease risk score MODESTO, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published in the British Journal of Nutrition found that participants who ate almonds as part of a heart-healthy diet significantly improved certain factors associated with heart disease risk.[i] Researchers estimated that for every 30 grams increase (approximately 1 ounce) of almonds consumed daily...

2014-08-12 08:31:09

New study adds to a growing body of evidence supporting benefits of tree nut consumption on measures of glycemic control in people with diabetes and metabolic syndrome MODESTO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Evidence continues to mount supporting the role of almonds and other tree nuts as part of an overall dietary pattern that is beneficial for those with type 2 diabetes. Three new studies suggest a relationship between regular consumption of tree nuts, such as almonds, and...

Pistachios Could Lower Vascular Response To Stress In People With Type 2 Diabetes
2014-08-07 03:05:43

By Sheila G. West, Penn State Among people with type 2 diabetes, eating pistachios may reduce the body's response to the stresses of everyday life, according to Penn State researchers. "In adults with diabetes, two servings of pistachios per day lowered vascular constriction during stress and improved neural control of the heart," said Sheila G. West, professor of biobehavioral health and nutritional sciences. "Although nuts are high in fat, they contain good fats, fiber, potassium and...

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2014-08-01 05:42:27

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The University of Toronto and St. Michael's Hospital led an international team of scientists in conducting two meta-analyses involving tree nuts. Examples of tree nuts include: almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans, pine nuts, pistachios and walnuts. The first analysis, published online in the British Medical Journal Open examined the effects of tree nuts on metabolic syndrome (MetS) criteria. The findings...

2014-07-31 23:09:58

Two NEW Truffles and Cacao Nib Nut Bar Join Growing Gluten-free, Raw Product Line Longmont, Colo. (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Two Moms in the Raw, maker of award-winning raw snacks, has launched three new products including: a Cacao Nib Nut Bar, Green Tea Vanilla Truffle and Cayenne Cacao Truffle. Like all Two Moms in the Raw products, each is 100% organic, gluten-free, non-GMO, raw, sprouted, Kosher and great tasting. “My family is picky, so I’m constantly working on creating the...

Almonds Reduce Risk Of Heart Disease: Study
2014-06-30 03:14:29

Aston University Scientists have found that eating almonds in your diet can reduce the risk of heart disease by keeping blood vessels healthy. Research found that they significantly increase the amount of antioxidants in the blood stream, reduce blood pressure and improve blood flow. These findings add weight to the theory that Mediterranean diets with lots of nuts have big health benefits. The study was led by Professor Helen Griffiths, Professor in Biomedical Sciences and Executive...

Survey Shows Pecan Preferences Of Consumers
2014-06-24 03:20:19

American Society for Horticultural Science Report contains recommendations for US domestic pecan marketing strategies High-profile marketing campaigns for nuts such as pistachios and almonds have become familiar to consumers throughout the United States. Shining a spotlight on these products has increased public awareness and boosted sales. For example, domestic per-capita almond consumption has increased five-fold since 1976, thanks in part to savvy marketing efforts. In contrast, the...

2014-05-30 23:15:17

Siberian Pine Nut Oil today issued a public statement announcing the countless health benefits of pine nut oil for ulcers. New customer reviews online support the curative effects of pine nut oil for ulcers, along with gastrointestinal problems and H. pylori bacterial infections. (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Traditional healers and those practicing ancient folk medicine have known of the healing powers of pine nut oil for centuries. Over the years, the oil has remained a strongly curative...


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2007-12-27 09:24:55

The Sweet Chestnut (Castanea sativa), is also known as the Spanish Chestnut or European Chestnut. It is originally native to southeastern Europe and Asia Minor. As early as Roman times it was introduced into more northerly regions, and later it was cultivated in monastery gardens by monks. Today, centuries-old specimens may be found in Great Britain and the whole of central and western Europe. The tree requires a mild climate and adequate moisture for good growth and a good nut harvest. It is...

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