Men’s Health and Pistachio Nutrition Connection

When it comes to heart and health and pistachio nutrition, there is scientific research that suggests pistachio nutrition supports a strong heart and healthy blood vessels. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recognizes that tree nuts, including pistachios, can be part of a heart healthy diet: scientific evidence suggests but does not prove that eating 1.5 ounces per day of most nuts, such as pistachios, as part of a diet low in saturated fat and cholesterol may lower the risk of heart disease.

New Research Earns Pistachios “SuperFood” Status

New Research Earns Pistachios “SuperFood” Status

Three recent studies are giving pistachio lovers new reasons to reach for a handful of nuts—especially pistachios—while at work. Adding to an increasing volume of research about the health benefits of pistachios, one study and a national survey in the U.S. suggest a snack of pistachios might boost brain power and concentration levels at work.

JOURNALIST EVENTS - Spain

JOURNALIST EVENTS - Spain

In Spain, APG held a journalist event with Dr. Nieves Palacios. In Dr. Palacios’ presentation, “Temptations vs. “Superfoods,” she spoke about the nutritional benefits that make pistachios a “superfood,” and food-swapping unhealthy snacks for healthful snacks, such as pistachios. Eight journalists from key health and fitness publications attended the event.

JOURNALIST EVENTS - China

JOURNALIST EVENTS - China

In October, APG hosted desk-side interviews for three of China’s leading magazines: Mum and Baby Talk, Family Baby and Popular Science with Dr. Ge. She spoke about APG’s landmark study findings that showed eating pistachios could help women with gestational diabetes manage their blood sugar level.

To date, news about the study has been viewed by more than 7.4 billion Chinese consumers.

Nutrition Seminar in South Korea

Nutrition Seminar in South Korea

APG held a nutrition seminar to share the breakthrough findings about the benefits of pistachios for women with gestational diabetes. Journalists from ten of South Korean’s leading health publications, along with more than 300 pregnant women, attended the event. Dr. Jung Ji Hoon, a gynecologist affiliated with Hana Hospital, shared the gestational research study’s results, spoke about the nutrition and health benefits of pistachios, and recommended American pistachios as part of the diet for pregnant women.

Nutrition Conference and Media Event in China

Nutrition Conference and Media Event in China

On November 12, 2017, APG sponsored a World Diabetes Day Conference in partnership with the China Diabetes Association in Beijing. The theme of the conference was “Women and Diabetes —We Have the Right to a Healthy Future.” Dr. Sheng Ge presented the latest research findings on pistachios and gestational diabetes. Over 250 nutrition professionals and diabetes patients participated.

New Research Earns Pistachios “SUPERFOOD” Status for People with Desk Jobs

FRESNO, CA – January 23, 2018 — Three recent studies are giving pistachio lovers new reasons to reach for a handful of nuts while at work, and in particular, pistachios. Adding to an increasing volume of research around the health benefits of pistachios, one study and a national survey in the U.S. suggest a snack of pistachios might boost brain power and concentration levels at work.