Mediterranean Diet and EVOO Reduce Incidence of Gestational Diabetes

November 14, 2017

Researchers in Madrid discover that pregnant women who add more EVOO and pistachios to their diets have healthier pregnancies and healthier babies. By ELYSE SCHEAR A study in Spain found that early intervention with a Mediterranean diet supplemented with additional extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) and pistachios reduces the incidence of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) and improves outcomes for mother and baby. According to the American Diabetes Association, GDM is an important public health problem, creating complications in seven percent of all pregnancies. The prevalence of GDM is increasing as obesity, sedentary lifestyle, and older age at pregnancy become more common....

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Eagle Vale Olives Receives 3 Awards at RMFFA 2015

December 01, 2015

Eagle Vale Olives Wickham Olive Grove Awards RMFFA 2015

It is with great honor that we inform you of Eagle Vale Olives’ latest success. Eagle Vale Olives recently participated in 2015 Royal Melbourne Fine Food Awards (RMFFA) where we garnered 3 awards; 1 Silver and 2 Bronze awards for different class entries of our table olive varieties....

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