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Dec 04, 2013, 12:01 ET Grapes From California Can Be The Secret To Healthy Comfort Food, Says Celebrity Chef Ellie Krieger

 The holidays and comfort food season are officially here, but satisfying meals don't have to be unhealthy ones. Ellie Krieger, M.S., R.D.,...


Nov 21, 2013, 09:11 ET "Diet Diva" Tara Gidus Stars in New Grape Video

What's the one ingredient that can change everything? According to Tara Gidus, MS, RD, who is the "Diet Diva" on the nationally syndicated morning...


Nov 14, 2013, 09:11 ET Heather K. Jones Stars in New Grape Video

What's the one ingredient that can change everything? According to Heather K. Jones, RD, a health journalist specializing in weight management and...


Nov 07, 2013, 09:11 ET "Nashville's Nutrition Expert" Sarah-Jane Bedwell Stars in New Grape Video

What's the one ingredient that can change everything?  According to "Nashville's Nutrition Expert" Sarah-Jane Bedwell, RD, the...


Nov 01, 2013, 09:11 ET Dawn Jackson Blatner Stars in New Grape Video

What's the one ingredient that can change everything? According to Dawn Jackson Blatner, RD, CSSD, LDN, who is a certified specialist in sports...


Oct 24, 2013, 09:11 ET Patricia Bannan Stars in New Grape Video

What's the one ingredient that can change everything?  According to Patricia Bannan, MS, RD, a Los Angeles-based registered...


Oct 17, 2013, 12:10 ET Video Series Debuts: Regionally Inspired Recipes Unveiled by Media Dietitian Personalities

 A new video series, starring five of the most recognized registered dietitians in the country, debuts with 15 new regionally...


Jun 11, 2013, 09:00 ET California Grape Season Begins with "One Ingredient That Can Change Everything" Contest

Celebrate the fresh California grape season with the "One Ingredient That Can Change Everything" contest on the Grapes from California Facebook...


Aug 28, 2012, 12:00 ET Las meriendas saludables siguen ganando popularidad, justo a tiempo para el regreso a clases

Las deliciosas y nutritivas uvas de California son mejor conocidas como "La súper y original merienda" por su delicioso sabor, frescura, y...


Aug 28, 2012, 12:00 ET Healthy And Tasty Snacks; New Trends Make Back To School Season Easy

 Flavorful, nutritious, portable and fresh, grapes from California are now being touted as "The Original Super Snack," and in a nation of...


Aug 09, 2012, 12:53 ET Eating Grapes May Help Protect Heart Health in Men with Metabolic Syndrome, New Study Suggests

 Consuming grapes may help protect heart health in people with metabolic syndrome, according to new research published in the Journal of...


Jun 13, 2012, 12:26 ET Chef and Nutritionist Ellie Krieger Celebrates Grapes from California

 It's a natural partnership -- celebrity chef, best-selling author and TV host Ellie Krieger, M.S., R.D., and the California Table Grape...


Apr 26, 2012, 13:00 ET Grape Consumption May Offer Benefits for Anxiety and Related Hypertension, Learning and Memory Impairments

 New research presented this week at the Experimental Biology conference in San Diego, California, suggests that grape consumption may be able...


Apr 24, 2012, 19:00 ET Grape Consumption May Help Reduce Risk Factors for Heart Disease Associated with Metabolic Syndrome

 Consuming grapes may help protect heart health in people with metabolic syndrome, according to research presented this week at the...


Jan 12, 2012, 12:30 ET Grapes May Help Prevent Age-Related Blindness

 Can eating grapes slow or help prevent the onset of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), a debilitating condition affecting millions...


Jun 08, 2011, 18:31 ET International Gathering of Chefs Launch New Grant Program for Chefs Move to Schools, Funded by California's Grape Farmers

Hundreds of chefs and culinary professionals converged on the south steps of the Texas State Capitol this week to mark the first anniversary of...


Jun 10, 2010, 05:20 ET Buy Me Some Peanuts...And Grapes from California!

Starting this June, baseball and grapes from California are in season at selected ballparks across North America including: Los Angeles Dodgers'...


Oct 24, 2007, 01:00 ET Grapes in Diet Decrease Risk of Hypertensive Heart Failure

FRESNO, Calif., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- New results presented at the Second International Symposium on Human Health Effects of Fruits and...


Oct 12, 2007, 01:00 ET Grape Consumption Improves Antioxidant Capacity in Humans

FRESNO, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- A side of grapes with that burger? It is probably a good idea based on health research findings...


May 15, 2007, 01:00 ET Grapes Shown to Protect Against Diabetes

FRESNO, Calif., May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study appearing in the current issue of the peer-reviewed Journal of Nutrition(1) shows that...


Sep 29, 2006, 01:00 ET Survey Reveals Doctors Want More Nutritional Training to Aid Patients

FRESNO, Calif., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent survey of family physicians conducted by the California Table Grape Commission shows that...


Jul 28, 2005, 01:00 ET Fresh Grapes Enhance Heart Health for Women, Reduce Whole-Body Oxidative Stress

FRESNO, Calif., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Another new study appearing in the current issue of the Journal of Nutrition(1) shows that...


May 25, 2005, 01:00 ET Fresh Grapes Promote Heart Health, Prevent Oxidative Stress

FRESNO, Calif., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study that appears in the current issue of the Journal of Nutrition(1) shows that eating fresh...


May 23, 2005, 01:00 ET California Farmers Applaud Supreme Court Ruling on Beef

FRESNO, Calif., May 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest court decision on agricultural commodity programs is good news for California's farmers. By a...


May 18, 2005, 01:00 ET Grapes Offer New Hope for Men Exhibiting Symptoms of Prostate Enlargement

FRESNO, Calif., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study that appears in the current issue of the scientific journal Phytotherapy Research shows that...