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23 Feb, 2017, 15:27 ET Researchers Find That Certain Grain Foods Provide Shortfall Nutrients to Children

Certain grain foods have been found to be meaningful contributors to the nutrient intake of children according to a new study published this week...


21 Feb, 2017, 11:51 ET Study Finds that Children Eating Certain Grain Foods Have Higher Quality Diets

A new study published this week in the peer-reviewed journal Nutrition Journal highlights the nutrition benefits associated with the consumption of...


19 Jan, 2017, 10:03 ET Registered Dietitian And Diabetes Expert Angela Ginn-Meadow Joins The Grain Foods Foundation Scientific Advisory Board

Today, the Grain Foods Foundation announced the addition of Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator Angela Ginn-Meadow to its...


27 Oct, 2016, 10:00 ET Grain Foods Foundation Welcomes Pediatrics Expert Dr. Dyan Hes to Scientific Advisory Board

The Grain Foods Foundation is excited to announce the appointment of Dyan Hes, MD, to its Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Hes is the owner and...


25 Jul, 2016, 12:10 ET New Research Highlights Positive Health and Weight Benefits Associated with Eating Grain Foods

 Say goodbye to your low-carb diet! A new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Food and Nutrition Sciences showcases compelling...


05 Jan, 2015, 10:14 ET Americans Unaware Of One Simple Preventative Measure For Lowering Risk Of Birth Defects: Folic Acid

Each year, more than four million women in America give birth and 2,600 infants are born with neural tube defects.[1] While consuming folic acid...


20 Feb, 2014, 14:33 ET Grain Foods Foundation Goes Red In Support Of The American Heart Association

 More women die of heart disease than of any other cause; however, only one in five women believes it is her greatest health threat. With this...


06 Jan, 2014, 14:35 ET Bridging The Folic Acid Gap: American Women Aren't Making Folic Acid Part Of Their Healthy Baby Plans

All women are at risk for having a pregnancy affected by a birth defect, and approximately eight babies are born each day with one of the most...


08 Nov, 2012, 08:00 ET The Grain Foods Foundation and Chef Bryan Voltaggio Celebrate November as National Bread Month

A recent survey commissioned by the Grain Foods Foundation and conducted online by Harris Interactive® indicates that more than a...


23 Aug, 2012, 08:00 ET New Research Debunks Gluten-free Diet for Weight Loss

Research published in the latest issue of the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics indicates there is no benefit for the average...


10 Apr, 2012, 08:00 ET Soccer Star and Mom Mia Hamm Encourages Americans to Include Energy-Boosting Grains as Part of a Healthy Diet

 According to a recent International Food Information Council Foundation study, fifty-six percent of Americans have made dietary changes in the...


09 Jan, 2012, 08:00 ET Grain Foods Foundation Joins Spina Bifida Association in Stressing the Importance of Folic Acid in Birth Defects Prevention

  This January, as part of National Birth Defects Prevention Month, the Grain Foods Foundation has partnered with the Spina Bifida...


09 Jan, 2012, 08:00 ET La Fundación de Alimentos de Granos se Une con la Asociación de Espina Bífida para Enfatizar la Importancia del Acido Fólico en la Prevención de los Defectos de Nacimiento del Tubo Neural

Este Enero, como parte del Mes Nacional en la Prevención de los Defectos del Nacimiento del Tubo Neural, la Fundación de Alimentos de...


11 Apr, 2011, 10:00 ET Grain Foods Foundation and Teri Hatcher Launch the Bread Art Project to Benefit Share Our Strength®

Nearly 17 million children in America – almost one in four – struggle with hunger.  To help provide hungry children in the United...


03 Jan, 2011, 08:00 ET Grain Foods Foundation Joins the March of Dimes During National Birth Defects Prevention Month

This January, as part of National Birth Defects Prevention Month, the Grain Foods Foundation has partnered with the March of Dimes to remind all...


21 Sep, 2010, 08:00 ET Grain Foods Foundation and Deen Brothers Partner to Encourage Consumers to Make One Night a Week Sandwich Night

Americans eat approximately 300 million sandwiches each day(1), with nearly half of those being consumed at lunch and just a quarter at dinner(2)....


05 Apr, 2010, 09:00 ET Consumers Use Creativity and Artistry to Fight Hunger - One Slice of Bread at a Time

Nearly 17 million children in America – almost one in four – struggle with hunger.  The families of these children have a hard...


14 Sep, 2009, 09:00 ET Most Americans Don't Measure up to the Daily 6 - Healthy Diets Go With the Grain

Nearly all Americans say they aren't getting the recommended amount of grains in their diet, according to a recent Grain Foods Foundation survey...


06 Jan, 2009, 07:00 ET New Survey Reveals Majority of Women of Child-Bearing Age Unaware Folic Acid Should Be Consumed Before Pregnancy

Grain Foods Foundation Partners with March of Dimes to Remind Women of the Importance of Folic Acid in Preventing Birth Defects A new March of...


13 Nov, 2007, 00:00 ET Start the Holiday Season with Smart Snacking Solutions

RIDGWAY, Colo., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time to sustain busy shoppers throughout the holiday season, the Food Network's Robin Miller and...


23 Aug, 2007, 01:00 ET Video and Photo: Fight the Snack Attack with Delicious and Healthy Choices

RIDGWAY, Colo., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Nearly all Americans (93%) snack at least once each day despite the importance consumers place on...


09 Jan, 2007, 00:00 ET Eating Foods Enriched in Folic Acid Before Pregnancy May Help Prevent Birth Defects

DENVER, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- January is Birth Defects Prevention Month - and the Grain Foods Foundation is partnering with the March of Dimes...


09 Jan, 2007, 00:00 ET With 60% of Pregnancies Unplanned, Women's Pre-Pregnancy Diets Become Increasingly Important

DENVER, Jan. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- According to recent March of Dimes statistics, women of child-bearing age are missing a healthy dose of folic...


16 Nov, 2006, 00:00 ET America's Healthiest and Best-Tasting Sandwich Crowned ... - Video Available

DENVER, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandwiches are now the most popular main dish served at dinner in homes across the country, according to a...


16 Nov, 2006, 00:00 ET Podcast Alert: Dave Lieberman Announces the Winner of America's Healthy Sandwich Showdown

RIDGWAY, Colo., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandwiches are now the most popular main dish served at dinner in homes across the country, according to...