Blueberry Info or Fun Facts!

Blueberries are packed with vitamin C nutrition.

In just one serving, you can get 14 mg of Vitamin C – almost 25 percent of your daily requirement. Vitamin C is necessary for growth and development of tissues and promotes wound healing. 2

Blueberries are a good source of dietary fiber.

A handful of blueberries can help you meet your daily fiber requirement.Dietary fiber may reduce the risk of heart disease and adds bulk to your diet, which may help you feel full faster. 3 ,4 

Blueberries are high in manganese.

Manganese helps the body process cholesterol and nutrients such as carbohydrates and protein. 5

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U.S. High Bush Blueberry Council