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Dec 15, 2014, 16:03 ET
New Study Reveals Montmorency Tart Cherry Juice Accelerated Recovery After Intense Cycling

New Study Reveals Montmorency Tart Cherry Juice Accelerated Recovery After Intense Cycling

 Cyclists who are preparing for race day may have a new sports drink to give them an edge in recovery: tart cherry juice. A new study published...

Oct 01, 2014, 16:21 ET

New Study: Montmorency Tart Cherry Juice Lowered Blood Uric Acid Levels And A Marker For Inflammation

Tart cherries have long been researched for their association with pain relief – ranging from gout and arthritis joint pain to...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:07 ET
July marks tart cherry harvest season for this predominantly U.S. grown superfruit, and growers and processors are preparing for a fruitful crop for this red hot fruit. (PRNewsFoto/Cherry Marketing Institute)

Tart Cherries: An On-Trend Superfruit That's Always in Season

 Tart cherries were a stand-out star at the recent Fancy Food Show, described as a "homegrown superfruit with functional credentials." The...

Apr 28, 2014, 15:45 ET

Study: Tart Cherry Juice Increases Sleep Time In Adults With Insomnia

A morning and evening ritual of tart cherry juice may help you sleep better at night, suggests a new study presented today at the Experimental...

Mar 26, 2014, 12:47 ET
Cyclists who drank Montmorency tart cherry juice concentrate before a three-day simulated race experienced less inflammation and oxidative stress compared to those who drank another beverage, according to a new U.K. study published in the journal Nutrients.  (PRNewsFoto/Cherry Marketing Institute)

New Study Demonstrates Impact of Montmorency Tart Cherries on Inflammation and Oxidative Stress after High-Intensity Cycling

 Cyclists who drank Montmorency tart cherry juice concentrate before a three-day simulated race experienced less inflammation and oxidative...

Mar 03, 2014, 08:08 ET
Research indicates that tart cherry juice may help improve the quality and duration of sleep, reduce the severity of insomnia and increase overall sleep efficiency.  (PRNewsFoto/Cherry Marketing Institute)

Spring Ahead to a Better Night's Sleep

With the shift to Daylight Savings Time, Americans may need to prepare for sleep disruptions – as studies show that this transition increases...

Oct 29, 2013, 08:07 ET
Research indicates that tart cherry juice may help improve the quality and duration of sleep, reduce the severity of insomnia and increase overall sleep efficiency.  (PRNewsFoto/The Cherry Marketing Institute)

"Fall Back" To Sleep with Tart Cherries

When the clocks change on Sunday most of North America may want to cling to that extra hour of sleep. But the reality is that this time shift from...

Apr 23, 2013, 09:00 ET

New Studies Link Tart Cherries to Bone Health and Improved Stroke Outcomes

Research has long established the anti-inflammatory benefits of tart cherries, often linked to the fruit's powerful red compounds called...

Jan 08, 2013, 09:03 ET

New Book Highlights Tart Cherries' Role in Getting Better Zzzz

A new book from David Grotto, RD, titled The Best Things You Can Eat (Da Capo Press, January 2013), reveals some of the best foods for healthier...

May 30, 2012, 09:10 ET

Researchers Say Tart Cherries Have 'the Highest Anti-Inflammatory Content of Any Food'

Tart cherries may help reduce chronic inflammation, especially for the millions of Americans suffering from debilitating joint pain and arthritis,...

Feb 08, 2012, 09:00 ET

New Scientific Report Spotlights Tart Cherries as Today's Hottest Super Fruit

 Once known only for its pie persona, tart cherries have emerged as one of today's hottest Super Fruits, with leading health and trends...

Nov 16, 2011, 09:00 ET

Leading Flavor Experts Are Red Hot for Tart Cherries

American palates are indicating a new appreciation for a combination of sweet and tart tastes. In fact, while sweet still ranks third among...

Oct 13, 2011, 09:00 ET

Choose Tart Cherries to Help Beat "Fruit Fatigue"

Just four fruits – oranges, bananas, apples and watermelons – account for nearly half of America's fruit intake (for adolescents and...

Apr 12, 2011, 09:15 ET

Three New Studies Link Eating Red To A Healthy Heart

Tart cherries have a unique combination of powerful antioxidants that may help reduce risk factors for heart disease, according to new research...

Feb 09, 2011, 09:00 ET

New Research Suggests Tart Cherries Could Speed Muscle Recovery

Tart cherries could help athletes reduce muscle damage to recover faster from a tough workout, according to new research published in the American...

Jul 12, 2010, 10:02 ET

New Study Suggests Tart Cherry Juice Can Be a Natural Solution for Insomnia

Drinking tart cherry juice daily could help reduce the severity of insomnia and time spent awake after going to sleep, according to a new study...

Jun 02, 2010, 09:21 ET

Top Travel Expert Recommends Cherries for Natural Jet Lag Relief

Summer is fast approaching and travelers are preparing for their big trips of the year, across the country and around the world. Business and...

May 03, 2010, 09:21 ET

Foods, Not Drugs, May Be Best Approach to Fighting Arthritis Pain

Arthritis affects about one-quarter of Americans and has been called "the coming epidemic" by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. More...

Mar 17, 2010, 13:49 ET

Choose Cherries for a Powerful Phytonutrient Package

Food and nutrition experts agree that getting an antioxidant boost and eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables can provide important health and...

Oct 26, 2009, 08:00 ET

Science Shows Cherries May Have Powerful Pain Relief Benefits for Marathoners and Other Athletes

From gold medalists to weekend warriors, athletes at every level are in search of new ways to reduce pain and enhance post-exercise recovery....