Category Archives: Citrus Health Benefits

Florida Grapefruit Weight-Loss Claims Are True!

Dieters have been munching on grapefruit and extolling its virtue as a weight-loss aid for decades, but are those claims fact or just another dieting myth? Happily for fans of this sweet but tangy Florida citrus fruit, the weight-loss claims … Continue reading

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Red Color Gives Red Navel Oranges an Extra Nutritional Punch

A holiday favorite because of their brilliant red flesh, Florida Red Navel Oranges are only available from FloridaOrange.com in December. Like Florida Navel Oranges, their non-blushing cousins, sweet red navels are rich in essential vitamins and nutrients. Providing more than … Continue reading

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Why US Citrus is Better than Imported Citrus

It is becoming more and more apparent just how important it is to consume products that are grown in or originate from the United States. Citrus makes up one fifth of all of the fruit that is consumed in the … Continue reading

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Florida Grapefruit Fuels New Year's Diet Resolutions

The holidays are coming to a close, and it will soon be time to pay the piper for a month of dining excess and sugary splurges. With New Year’s right around the corner, it’s time to put holiday indulgences behind … Continue reading

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Florida Baby Bells Make Great Gift for Pregnant or New Mom

Cute as can be, Florida Baby Bells are the perfect gift to celebrate a pregnancy or surprise a new mom. Darling miniature versions of their big brothers, Baby Bells have the same honey-sweet flavor and superior juiciness of our popular … Continue reading

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Grapefruit and Medicine: Get the Facts

If you are a Today show regular, you may have seen last week’s segment about grapefruit and its possible interaction with certain medications. News stories about the Canadian study on which the Today report was based have caused some people … Continue reading

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Pregnant? Florida Oranges Help Protect You and Your Baby

Orange juice tops the list of 5 foods all pregnant women need, says Parents.com. In addition to meeting 100% of the daily requirements for vitamin C, an 8-ounce glass of fresh-squeezed Florida orange juice is packed with folic acid and … Continue reading

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