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Energy Peanut Butter Balls

By: Stephen Gunner a Recent ASU Nutrition Student Energy balls are often eaten by people before a workout because they help keep you full and energized. They are also full of health benefits like fiber, vitamins, and minerals. They are … Continue reading

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How to Have a Healthier Halloween

For health-conscious parents, Halloween can be a nightmare.  From parties filled with cookies and cakes to pillowcases full of candy, it can be hard to deny all these treats to your little monsters.  The good news is that you may … Continue reading

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6 Fun Facts about the Sandwich

November 3rd is National Sandwich Day and we can’t think of anything else we would rather celebrate.

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Peanut Shortfall Yields Peanut Abundance

Peanut prices rose in 2011  due to a smaller peanut crop. Farmers respond in 2012, planting more acres. Image via Wiki It’s not new news to anyone who frequents the peanut butter aisle to fill their panty with one of … Continue reading

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Fun Facts About Peanut Butter

Do you know how many peanuts it takes to make an ounce of peanut butter? How about the number of peanut butter sandwiches you could make with one acre of peanuts? Peanut butter and peanuts it comes from are staples in the diets of most Americans. As we head into November, which is National Peanut Butter Lover’s month, here are the answers to those two questions and a bunch of other fun facts about peanuts and peanut butter.

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