Tag: heart disease

8 Foods That Are More Heart-Healthy Than You Think

by in Healthy Tips, March 8, 2016

According to the American Heart Association, heart disease accounts for 1 in 7 deaths in the United States. Encourage your loved ones to eat smart for their heart: Getting in more fruits and veggies is clearly a good choice, but these eight foods should be on your radar as well.

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Link Between Saturated Fat Intake and Heart Disease Being Questioned

by in Food News, March 18, 2014

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It has been long accepted by the medical community that there is a connection between fat intake and heart disease risk. But recent studies, including one published this week in the Annals of Internal Medicine, are calling into question the current recommendations.

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Spotlight Recipes: 25 Heart-Healthy Choices

by in Healthy Recipes, February 23, 2010

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Please your heart and your taste buds! The right diet choices can play a big role in reducing your risk for heart disease. In honor of American Heart Month this February, we’re sharing our top 25 recipes that feature heart-healthy ingredients.

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Diet 101: American Heart Association Diet

by in Diets & Weight Loss, February 1, 2010

We toss around the term “heart-healthy” a lot, but what does it really mean? To kick off American Heart Month, we are looking at the diet recommendations from the American Heart Association, whose mission has been to battle the number one killer of Americans: heart disease.

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