Fruit Health Resources

Fruitful Links

Interested in learning about the health benefits of fruit? Check out the websites listed here for information on nutrition research and more.

Berry Health Benefits Network      

  • This network sponsors the biennial Berry Health Symposium and is dedicated to exchanging scientific and technical information related to berry fruit. The site is targeted to scientists and health professionals.

Fruits & Veggies More Matters: Fruit & Vegetable Nutrition   

  • This health initiative by the Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) promotes the benefits associated with eating more fruits and vegetables.

Harvard School of Public Health: Nutrition Source 

  • This section of HSPH’s website provides an overview of the health and disease-fighting benefits from eating more fruits and vegetables.

Produce for Better Health Foundation: The Health Benefits of Fruits and Vegetables

  • The Produce for Better Health Foundation offers a review of the science behind the health benefits of eating fruits and vegetables.

Raspberry & Blackberry Health

  • This section of the Oregon Raspberry & Blackberry Commission website provides links to articles on berry health.

Strawberry Health and Nutrition Information

  • This section of the California Strawberry Commission website provides information on the nutritional benefits of strawberries and links to information on health research.

USDA ChooseMyPlate:  Why Eat Fruit?

  • This section of the USDA’s dietary guidelines for Americans provides health and nutritional information on the benefits of eating fruit.

Wild Blueberry Association of North America (WBANA): Wild Blueberry Health 

  • This section of the WBANA’s website covers the health and nutrition benefits of Wild Blueberries.

Wild Blueberry Association Research Library

  • This is a comprehensive database of research studies on the potential health benefits of blueberries, bilberries and wild blueberries.

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