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2011-02-28 10:44:00

FRESNO, Calif., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newly released research from Penn State University highlights phytosterols, found in pistachios, may improve cholesterol, a factor in cardiovascular health.

2011-02-24 14:21:00

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western Pistachio Association (WPA) announced from its 2011 Annual Meeting that pistachio growers have a significant impact on the states' economies in three primary growing regions: California, Arizona and New Mexico.

2011-02-22 09:00:00

FRESNO, Calif., Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Pistachio Association (WPA) today announced its official partnership with USDA's MyPyramid, ramping up the WPA's nutrition educational programs to coincide with the announcement of the new 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA).

2011-02-03 11:23:00

FRESNO, Calif., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- It's no coincidence that National Pistachio Day - February 26, 2011 - occurs during American Heart Month.

2011-02-02 09:33:00

DAVIS, Calif., Feb.

2010-12-06 10:13:00

FRESNO, Calif., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- TheGreenNut.org helps Americans keep their diets off the "naughty" list by offering weight-watching tips for the holiday season from Registered Dietitian and LIVESTRONG.com Nutrition Expert Alyse Levine, MS, RD.

2010-09-09 16:13:00

FRESNO, Calif., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- As a popular resource for health-focused consumers, TheGreenNut.org announced today that Dr.

2010-08-30 14:00:00

FRESNO, Calif., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- With more than 3 million Americans suffering from celiac disease and other gluten allergies(1), TheGreenNut.org has teamed up with Simply Gluten-Free Inc.

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2010-05-21 10:34:59

Pistachio nuts, eaten as part of a healthy diet, can increase the levels of antioxidants in the blood of adults with high cholesterol.

2010-05-20 12:30:00

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Pistachio nuts, eaten as part of a healthy diet, can increase the levels of antioxidants in the blood of adults with high cholesterol, according to an international team of nutritional scientists. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100520/CG08300) "Our previous study showed the benefits of pistachios in lowering lipids and lipoproteins, which are a risk factor for heart disease," said Penny Kris-Etherton, distinguished professor of...


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