Top 10 favorite American snack foods

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Top 10 American Snack Foods

You might think American snack food choices would be super unhealthy: candy, pizza, baked goods and others.

But when compiling a list of foods that many Americans reach for throughout the day to satisfy hunger cravings, researchers found that wasn't actually the case.

More often than not, it was discovered that people reach for food items like yogurt or hummus, neither of which are bad for you, and both of which actually boast numerous health benefits!

Watch the video above to see the complete list of all 10!

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Plain Greek yogurt

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Almond Butter

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Pistachios

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Hard Boiled Eggs

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Walnuts

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Apricots

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Cottage cheese

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Turkey jerky

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Kale Chips

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Bananas

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Strawberries

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Edamame

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Grapes

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Pumpkin seeds

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Dark chocolate

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