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FOODS THAT HELPS LOWER CHOLESTEROL

posted Jul 16, 2012 11:20:23 by MsJojoAlwayskeepsitreal-SoBlessedDupree

1. Green leafy vegetables contain a myriad of nutrients, they are low in calories and have cholesterol lowering properties. One good tip when selecting green leafy vegetables is the color, the richer the green color the more nutrients they contain. Try to started adding more greens to your diet plans.

2. Swiss Chard boasts the following attributes Vitamins A,C,E and K in combination with Iron, Potassium and dietary fiber. They are very low in calories.
3. Grapefruit Juice has many health benefits as it is high in vitamin C and soluble fiber, and contains many antioxidants.Grapefruit juice can lower the LDL cholesterol levels. Be weary as there have been cases where grape fruit juice has interfered with people who are taking cholesterol medication. So speak to your doctor before you start having grapefruit juice.
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MsJojoAlwayskeepsitreal-SoBlessedDupree said Jul 16, 2012 11:22:33
ALSO Lentils have many health benefits- Cholesterol lowering and blood sugar stabilizing. They contain folate, fiber, protien iron and are low in calories and fat.
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MsJojoAlwayskeepsitreal-SoBlessedDupree said Jul 18, 2012 13:19:56
Low-carb or no-carb diets have been all the rage over the last decade. Yet according to experts, between 50 and 60 percent of your daily calories should come from carbohydrates. Complex carbohydrates like whole grains, fruits, and beans are great sources of fiber and essential for your health. It's the simple carbs — refined starches and sugars — that can lead to weight gain.
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