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Posts Tagged "Muffins"

Blueberries for Breakfast

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Everyone knows that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Hill & Valley No Sugar Added Blueberry Muffins is a wonderful breakfast food because not only is it a quick meal, but also very flexible (you can eat it at home or on the go)! Here are a few things you may not know about Hill &Valley No Sugar Added Blueberry Muffins: •Blueberries are an excellent source of manganese. Manganese plays a key role in bone development and converting protein, carbohydrates, and fat into energy. •Each muffin contains 240 calories, 27 grams available carbohydrate, and 4 grams protein. Add some Greek nonfat yogurt to really kick this breakfast into high gear. This combination will fit into most healthy eating plans! •Bioactives from blueberries have been shown to improve insulin sensitivity, per a study published in 2010 Journal of Nutrition. Regularly eating blueberries results in lowering blood sugars over time. Good news for anyone with diabetes or metabolic syndrome!

Nutritionists Love Apple Walnut Muffins

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Each March Nutritionists around the country celebrate National Nutrition Month, and this year’s theme, “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right” is so appropriate for Hill & Valley products. Consumer research has confirmed that taste tops nutrition as the main reason why certain food is purchased over another. One bite of Hill & Valley No Sugar Added Apple Walnut Muffin will make you a believer of this research. Besides great taste, here are some healthy perks:
  •  Walnuts are a good source of omega-3 fats, which are heart healthy. They have been shown to help decrease your bad cholesterol (LDL cholesterol) levels, just as effective as almonds. That is good news for your heart!
  • The pectin in apples helps diabetics maintain a steady blood sugar level and helpful in maintaining healthy lung function.
  • Cinnamon and nutmeg have been shown to decrease blood sugar levels and cholesterol levels in Type II diabetics. Chinese medicine also use cinnamon and nutmeg to help treat cold and flu symptoms.
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