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Nov 15, 2016, 02:00 ET Pecan Pie in 5 Easy Steps

The holidays aren't quite complete without having a traditional pecan pie on your dessert table. This rich delicacy is most often served between...


Aug 02, 2012, 07:00 ET Another Reason to Love Pecans

Pecans are now designated as heart-healthy when enjoyed as part of a healthy eating pattern by the American Heart Association's Heart-Check...


Mar 21, 2012, 10:16 ET April Is National Pecan Month: Think Outside the Pie and Grab a Handful of Pecans

The National Pecan Shellers Association (NPSA) has a proposition for you. This April, consider a convenient and healthy snack of pecans. A one-ounce...


Nov 01, 2011, 09:43 ET Survey: More Americans Can Benefit from Pecan Diet

A new survey suggests that pecans are one of nature's best kept secrets. Although medical research suggests that eating pecans in moderation may...


Apr 14, 2011, 10:00 ET Journal of Nutrition: Pecans Shown to Boost Antioxidants in the Body & Lower Oxidized Cholesterol

It's National Pecan Month and there's new evidence to suggest eating just a handful each day may help protect your heart. Findings from a research...