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Potassium

Study: Best Hope for Potassium and Fiber Missing in Children's Diets is the One Vegetable They're Least Likely to Ignore: Potatoes
U.S. children are not consuming enough vegetables, resulting in an inadequate intake of key nutrients, including potassium and dietary fiber, which are important for growth, development and overall health.
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Pass the Potassium, with Idaho Potatoes
Idaho® potatoes are a significant source of potassium - an essential nutrient that many Americans do not get enough of on a daily basis.
PEI Potatoes Remain a Cost-Effective Vegetable for Canadian Consumers
The softening Canadian dollar has in many cases driven up the cost of imported produce and this is being reflected in grocery store prices. However, one staple vegetable that has not experienced the same jump in prices is Prince Edward Island Potatoes.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
heart shaped potato (Courtesy: APRE)
A study published in JAMA Pediatrics shows that a diet high in potassium may protect teenagers from high blood pressure in adulthood. Since potatoes and potato products are a major dietary source of potassium, it is research, the potato sector should take note of.
White potatoes: includes colored regular potatoes too!
Count the potato among the special interests rewarded in the massive spending deal Congress unveiled this week.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Potatoes are an important dietary source of Potassium
Postmenopausal women who eat foods higher in potassium [such as potatoes; PotatoPro] are less likely to have strokes or to die from any cause than women who eat fewer potassium-rich foods, according to data from the Women's Health Initiative (WHI).
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Potatoes are a good source of Potassium
Recommendations to increase the intake of potassium and dietary fiber among young children should be a priority for the 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, according to a new study by the Alliance for Potato Research and Education (APRE) presented today at Experimental Biology 2014.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
 Potatoes good for your heart
A new scientific review suggests that eating potatoes may be good for your heart.
Monday, July 22, 2013