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Cutting Saturated Fat Intake Won't Prevent Heart Disease: Study
2014-03-18 07:23:01

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online New research led by the University of Cambridge may give butter lovers everywhere a reason to rejoice. Published in the March 18 edition of Annals of Internal Medicine, the study raises questions about the current guidelines that call for restrictions on the consumption of saturated fats to prevent heart disease. The international research collaboration analyzed existing cohort studies and randomized trials on links between...

The Demonization Of Saturated Fats
2014-03-06 11:38:34

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a newly published editorial from a British Medical Journal publication, saturated fats have been mistakenly “demonized” over the last 60 years. Writing for BMJ Open Heart, Dr. James DiNicolantonio, an associate editor at the journal, said a diet low in saturated fat doesn’t necessarily lead to a lower risk of heart disease or a longer life. “There is no conclusive proof that a low-fat diet has any positive...

2014-02-25 14:17:11

New research from Uppsala University shows that saturated fat builds more fat and less muscle than polyunsaturated fat. This is the first study on humans to show that the fat composition of food not only influences cholesterol levels in the blood and the risk of cardiovascular disease but also determines where the fat will be stored in the body. The findings have recently been published in the American journal Diabetes. The study involved 39 young adult men and women of normal weight, who...

2014-02-11 23:04:58

You're hearing everywhere what you should eat for a healthier heart, but here's a list of what you want to avoid putting on your grocery list. Mexia, Texas (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Every February, millions join together to raise awareness for Heart Health Month by hosting events, honoring loved ones and spreading healthy information to help those fighting heart disease. The information surrounding heart healthy foods is plentiful, but what if you want to know what not to eat?...

2014-01-30 23:21:54

Substituting butter, margarine with olive oil increases heart health, and reduces cholesterol. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 February is full of candy hearts, paper hearts and chocolate hearts, but what about healthy hearts? Botticelli is making the latter an integral part of National Heart Month by touting the benefits of olive oil over butter and margarine and asking consumers to “Make the Switch.” For the month of February, Botticelli is inviting consumers to post on its...

2014-01-04 23:23:10

After the holidays, many people are left searching for a solution to lose weight and regain a healthy body. PineNutOil.org recommends Pine Nut Oil for weight loss as an all-natural aid for weight loss after the holidays. (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 The holidays are a time filled with joy, laughter, and gatherings spent with family and friends, but holiday parties often lead to over indulgence in food, dessert and alcohol. When the New Year rolls around, many people are left searching for a...

2014-01-03 15:44:44

Adherence to dietary recommendations is weak among people suffering from metabolic syndrome or having increased risk for metabolic syndrome, according to the Nordic SYSDIET study led by the University of Eastern Finland. In most cases, the diet is too high in salt and saturated fat, and too low in dietary fiber and unsaturated fat. Furthermore, many don't have a sufficient intake of vitamin D. Metabolic syndrome is becoming increasingly widespread, and it is associated with an elevated risk...

More Fiber Heart Health
2013-12-20 12:30:12

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new research review in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) has linked eating more fiber to a lower risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and coronary heart disease (CHD). In the study, researchers at the University of Leeds combed through studies on dietary fiber published since 1990. Study data was culled from six electronic sources based in the US, Europe, Japan and Australia. The UK researchers looked at several different types...


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