Inshell pecans lined up together to form a heart. American Pecans can be certified with the AHA's heart-check mark to show consumers they are a heart healthy food.

Pecans Give Obesity and Diabetes a Slim Chance

Daily consumption of pecans has been shown to prevent obesity and a host of related health issues like fatty liver disease and diabetes, according to a collaborative study by Texas A&M AgriLife scientists. “Obesity and diabetes numbers are increasing in modern society worldwide, and the trend in high-fat diet consumption is one of the main reasons besides...

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