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How to

Pack to Go Back

Raisins are just the beginning of packing healthier school lunches. Get informed and inspired by Dr. Nelson’s healthy snack choices and creative lunch recipes.

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Play Hard, Have Fun and

Snack Right!

Providing healthy, energy-packed snacks to kids playing sports is paramount. Learn the guidelines below.

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True or False?

Raisins Help Lower Fasting Blood Glucose More Than Other Snack Foods?

Dr. Suzanne Nelson breaks down why raisins are a safe snack choice for people with type 2 diabetes.

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Various allergy-friendly snacks featuring Sun-Maid raisins

Allergy Friendly

Snack Ideas for Kids

Do you or a loved one struggle with food allergies? Dig into registered dietitian Sarah Schlichter’s comprehensive list of safe, healthy snack ideas.

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"Under the sea" bento box

How to Pack a Balanced Lunch for Your Child for

Back to School

Learn some tips and tricks on packing healthy school lunches that kids can’t wait to devour.

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Summer Travel

Snacking Checklist

Chow down on Sarah Schlichter’s robust list of healthy summer snack options for kids and adults alike.

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The Role Micronutrients

Play in Running

Even though our bodies require smaller amounts of micronutrients, they’re a crucial part of runners’ diets to help maintain energy and electrolyte levels.

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Controlled

Chaos

Runner’s World sits down with Kathleen Jobes to learn how she manages the triad of family, career and high-level running — and how raisins and other “real foods” play an integral role in her family’s diet.

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Color Me Healthy

A Rainbow of Benefits

Eating an array of different-colored fruits and vegetables ensures that your body is getting the phytonutrients it needs to stay healthy and reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure and certain cancers.

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The Power of Real Food for

Sports Performance

Raisins are proven to give athletes as much energy as synthetic sports chews, which means you could be fueling your workout naturally and for a fraction of the price, with Sun-Maid.

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