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Peanuts Rise to Superfood Status

ALBANY, GA - (September 18, 2018) – When it comes to the peanut, it’s true that big things come in small packages. The peanut is a nutrient-rich powerhouse. In fact, based on a mountain of research, this mighty legume deserves superfood status. Numerous studies have...

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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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Peanut Butter Doesn’t Just Benefit Your Taste Buds

Peanut butter is one of America’s favorite foods, and for good reason too. It’s not only delicious, but it also has many health benefits. People are often surprised when they find out there are many healthy calories in peanut butter, as well as other important...

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Peanut Protein, Bioactives Keep Arteries Open

Study shows new way peanuts promote heart health Research from The Pennsylvania State University shows a new way in which peanuts may reduce the risk of heart disease. This study, published in The Journal of Nutrition, is the first to show that peanuts, especially...

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