News & Resources

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News Releases

Increasing Evidence Supports the Power of Peanuts for Health

ALBANY, GA – The Peanut Institute recently brought together peanut industry leaders, research scientists and registered dieticians to highlight the latest research on the nutritional benefits of peanut consumption.   Attendees learned how peanuts can help people feel...

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Health & Nutrition Studies

Eat Peanuts Daily, Decrease Blood Pressure and Cholesterol

Peanut flavoring – salted, spicy, honey-roasted, or unsalted – did not impact positive health benefits of peanuts, according to new study. Daily peanut consumption reduced blood pressure in all participants during the first two weeks, even in those with high blood...

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Peanut Skins Contain Health-Promoting Nutrition

I’ll Have Peanuts, With Skin, Please… Peanut skins have an abundant amount of natural antioxidants and a high content of dietary fiber, says new study. Even different types of roasted peanut skins, such as light-roasted or dark-roasted, contain these high amounts....

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