Wild Blueberries in the News

  • October 16, 2017

    New Study Highlights Wild Blueberry’s Benefits on Children’s Brains

    Mainebiz

    The Maine wild blueberry industry announces a new British study published in Food & Function that shows consuming a flavonoid-rich wild blueberry beverage may help a part of the brain that manages time and attention work more efficiently in children.

  • October 13, 2017

    Wild Blueberries may improve attention in children following double blind trial

    MedicalExpress.com

    In a study published in Food & Function, children who consumed a drink containing wild blueberries had a 9% quicker reaction time on the executive function test without sacrificing accuracy. This trial marks the first time researchers have seen the positive impact that flavonoids can have on the executive function of children.

  • October 12, 2017

    5 Fat Burning Smoothies Nutritionists Always Recommend to their Clients

    Byrdie.com

    Celebrity nutritionist Elissa Goodman, IHN, recommends her Matcha- Blueberry Metabolism Smoothie made with frozen Wild Blueberries as a way to boost metabolism, fat burning and mental clarity.

  • October 12, 2017

    The Frozen Blueberries We Have in Our Freezer

    Bon Appétit

    For the Bon Appétit Test Kitchen, frozen wild blueberries fill their freezers and are a guaranteed kitchen staple no matter the season. The culinary magazine notes that wild blueberries are one of the best frozen fruits to bake with because of their small size, and because they don’t need to be defrosted before mixing them into the muffin or cake batter and because they hold their shape once you do.

  • October 4, 2017

    No Wonder We Feel So Smart Eating Maine Wild Blueberries

    Mainebiz

    Wild Blueberries have gone from being a blueberry muffin berry, to being recognized as one of the healthiest superfoods you can eat, and the antioxidant benefit is only the tip of the iceberg.

  • October 2, 2017

    Wild Blueberry & Lavender Smoothie

    Emily Kyle Nutrition

    This smoothie recipe from registered dietitian Emily Kyle is the ultimate stress reliever and made with good-for-you ingredients that are meant to help you relax and stay calm.

  • September 29, 2017

    Scientists Discuss the Health Benefits of Wild Blueberries

    Fox 22/ABC 7

    Scientists from all over the world gather in Bar Harbor for the industry’s 20th Wild Blueberry Health Research Summit to share their findings.

  • September 28, 2017

    Scientists Gather in Bar Harbor for 20th Wild Blueberry Health Research Summit

    WABI-TV

    When consumers choose Wild Blueberries, they do it for taste and for the significant health benefits.

  • September 28, 2017

    7 Superfood Substitutes You Already Have in Your Kitchen

    Domino.com

    Nutritionist and Foodtrainers.com founder shares some simple food swaps that should be part of every pantry. She recommends Wild Blueberries because they’re loaded with resveratrol and anthocyanins and easily found in the frozen food aisle of grocery stores.

  • September 22, 2017

    Small Diet Tweaks with Big Impacts

    Bagsnob.com

    Nutrition expert Amy Gorin, MS, RDN, recommends using frozen Wild Blueberries to naturally sweeten up your favorite breakfast smoothies or pancakes.