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Jan 09, 2018, 12:00 ET Chef'd Partners with California Prunes to Launch Healthy and Inspiring Meal Kits for 2018

Beginning today, the California Dried Plum Board announces a new partnership with Chef'd that will make it simple for people to enjoy cooking at home ...


Oct 12, 2016, 05:00 ET Add Prunes to Your Playbook to Support Healthy Bones

Athletes of all ages are faced with bone-chilling odds when it comes to injuries. More than 2.6 million children, ages nineteen and under, are seen...


Apr 04, 2016, 05:00 ET Nutrition Research Continues To Support Dried Plums' Role In Bone And Colon Health

New research presented this week at Experimental Biology 2016 (EB 2016) expands on the current body of evidence supporting the link between dried...


Mar 10, 2016, 05:00 ET New Study Adds to Ongoing Research that Dried Plums Help Support Healthy Bones

One in two women and up to one in four men over age 50 will break a bone in their lifetime due to osteoporosis.1 While bone health may not top the...


Feb 11, 2016, 09:00 ET Dried Plums May Help Astronauts Build Better Bones

Exciting new animal research, published in Scientific Reports today, suggests that dried plums may help to prevent bone loss in those exposed to...


Jun 18, 2015, 05:00 ET Research Suggests A Link Between Dried Plums And Healthy Bones

The International Symposium on Nutritional Aspects of Osteoporosis (ISNAO) brings together the best scientific minds in bone health research and...


Mar 30, 2015, 08:00 ET Nutrition Research Supports The Benefits Of Dried Plums

New research presented at the 2015 Experimental Biology meeting expands on the current body of evidence suggesting that eating dried plums may offer...


Dec 17, 2014, 03:00 ET Could California Dried Plums Be The Next Kale?

Food trend prognosticators cite multiple reasons for the meteoric rise in popularity of kale in recent years, but most agree that the leafy green...


Sep 25, 2014, 06:00 ET Snacking More Often These Days?

Americans are snacking more than ever before, according to Nielsen, a consumer research group. A full 91 percent of Americans admitted to snacking...


Jul 17, 2014, 06:00 ET Researchers Closer To Finding The Mechanism Of The Bone-boosting Benefits Of Dried Plums

Fifty-seven million Americans suffer from low bone density or osteoporosis, a disease which causes bones to become so weak and brittle that even a...


Nov 27, 2012, 04:09 ET No Bones About It: Winter Season Sees Highest Percentage Of Broken Bones

Whether its sledding, skiing or perhaps preparing a holiday feast, consumers should take note that the chances of breaking a bone double during the...