The Role of Prunes in Optimizing Health

Recorded Webinar

This webinar describes the potential benefits of prunes to bone health and gut health.

  • Release Date: September 1, 2019
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More than ever, consumers are demanding more than "a capsule for this, and a tablet for that." From gut and bone health to weight management and healthy aging, this session is dedicated to exploring how everyday foods like prunes can help support a healthy body.

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify existing barriers in consumer acceptance of a food-based approach to health and disease
  2. List benefits of a food-based approach in addressing health and disease
  3. Describe previous and emerging research that highlights prunes' role in bone health and gut health


Leslie Bonci, MPH, RDN, CSSD, LDN
Author of Active Eating Advice

Dr. Shirin Hooshmand, PhD, RDN
School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences
San Diego State University

  • Release Date: September 1, 2019