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Oct 24, 2017, 08:42 ET New Study Explores Dried Cranberries' Effect on Gut Health

Researchers from the University of Wisconsin - Madison evaluated whether one simple addition to the diet – one handful-a-day of sweetened dried...


Sep 19, 2017, 08:40 ET New Investigation Advises Doctors to Recommend Cranberry Products as First Line of Defense Against Repeated Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)

A thorough review of dozens of studies led scientists to conclude that healthcare professionals should be telling their patients to have cranberry...


Oct 25, 2016, 08:42 ET Cranberry Extract Disrupts Harmful Bacteria's Ability to Communicate, Spread and Become Virulent

Scientists from McGill University and INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier in Canada recently released a novel investigation showing that cranberry...


Jul 19, 2016, 08:38 ET Scientists Agree that Cranberry Benefits May Extend to the Gut, Heart, Immune System and Brain

While decades of cranberry research has found that regular consumption of cranberry products promotes urinary tract health, leading scientists...


Mar 03, 2016, 08:33 ET Celebrate Good Nutrition this Month by Adding America's Original Superfruit® to your Diet

 March is a time to take note of your nutrition habits and make changes that will improve your overall diet. If you aren't already a cranberry...


Oct 12, 2015, 08:18 ET New Research Discovers That Drinking Cranberry Juice May Protect the Heart

 Results from a new study presented at the Cranberry Health Research Conference preceding the annual Berry Health Benefits Symposium 2015 in...


Nov 18, 2013, 09:30 ET Cranberries Have Health-Promoting Properties, New Expert Review Reveals

 Cranberries are more than a holiday favorite, given their remarkable nutritional and health benefits. A new research review published in the...


Oct 19, 2012, 08:25 ET Science Strongly Supports Cranberry Benefits for Urinary Tract Health

 Cranberries in many forms are enjoyed by millions of people globally on a daily basis.  Despite the discussions stemming from the recent...


Jul 25, 2011, 16:34 ET The Cranberry Institute Response to the Publication of "Cranberries vs. Antibiotics to Prevent Urinary Tract Infections" by Beerepoot, et al., Archives of Internal Medicine, 2011;171(14):1270-1278

Although it is well-known within the medical and research community that low-dose antibiotic use can lead to massive antibiotic resistance, it is...


Oct 28, 2009, 08:15 ET Cranberries Provide Eight-Hour Health Protection

For those who think cranberries are nothing more than a turkey side dish, new research revealed this week confirms that the crimson berry may...


Aug 04, 2004, 01:00 ET Recent Research Confirms Cranberry Is One of the Best Sources of Antioxidants

EAST WAREHAM, Mass., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The cranberry, long known for its health benefits, has recently received high ratings for its...


Sep 15, 2003, 01:00 ET Cranberry Component Linked to Reduced Stroke Damage

EAST WAREHAM, Mass., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Every 45 seconds, someone in America experiences a stroke. This week, researchers announced that...


Oct 23, 2001, 01:00 ET Cranberries: The All-American Thanksgiving Favorite Offers Health Benefits

WAREHAM, Mass., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the first Thanksgiving of 1621, cranberries have, and continue to be, on most American's holiday...


Sep 28, 2001, 01:00 ET Buy Two Now, Freeze One for Later

WAREHAM, Mass., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- In a few weeks, produce aisles will be brimming with bags of plump, ruby-red cranberries. Harvested...