Studies Find Juice Offers Similar Nutritional Benefits to Fruit; No Connection Between Juice and WeightNEW YORK (December 08, 2015) – The science is in: two studies confirm the importance of 100% fruit juice in the diets of children. The studies, published in International Journal of Child Health and Nutrition and Current Nutrition &a...
10.15.14New Study on Juice and Blood Pressure Claims Unproven With a new study about health and nutrition released in the media every day, deciding what to eat and feed your family can be confusing! Recently, a study suggesting that regularly drinking fruit juice could raise blood pressure has gotten a bit of media attention. First, let’s look at a few key facts about fruit juice and why it is an important part of the diet:
04.02.14We watched the Dr. Oz Show on April 1st and along with our friends at the Florida Department of Citrus (FDOC) noticed a few elements of the segment on orange juice that we considered misleading. FDOC has responded to the Dr. Oz Show with a response letter which you can find here. One hundred percent orange juice has been a nutritious family favorite for generations. If you want more information about how it gets from th...
04.02.14For a recent article in Food Navigator, our registered dietitian, Diane Welland was asked about 100 percent fruit juice and how it fits into a healthy diet. You can view her response and excerpts from her interview here: Juice Products Association: Yes, fruit juice co...