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According to a new study, a diet including things like soy protein and nuts lowers LDL or "bad" cholesterol more than statin drugs or a low-fat diet.
Hearing dietary advice twice is enough for patients to get the significant benefits of lower cholesterol.
FRESNO, Calif., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newly released research from Penn State University highlights phytosterols, found in pistachios, may improve cholesterol, a factor in cardiovascular health.
DAVIS, Calif., Feb.
Kardea Nutrition introduced a lower calorie nutrition bar designed to support heart health and weight management. â€œSnacking has become a major source of harmful calories,â€ says Kardeaâ€™s Founder, Robert Leighton.
The addition of monounsaturated fat (MUFA) to a cholesterol-lowering dietary portfolio in patients with mild to moderate elevated cholesterol levels increased HDL by 12.5% and lowered LDL levels by 35%.
MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill featured a heart-healthy chocolate beverage prototype containing CoroWise(TM) plant sterols at the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Food Expo in Chicago earlier this month.
FRESNO, Calif., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A new nut and blood lipid study published on May 10, 2010, in Archives of Internal Medicine, led by Dr.
LA JOLLA, Calif., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Kashi Company, the premier natural food company, today released significant data from a heart health survey it recently conducted with EverydayHealth.com, the leader in online health information.
INDIAN HARBOUR BEACH, Fla., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- New Health Corp. is proud to announce that HeartSavior(TM) and LipidShieldÂ® Plus are now available at Publix Supermarkets.