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Plant Sterols Benefits Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Plant Sterols Benefits.

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Plant Sterols and Stanols: What You Need to Know

Heart health is on a lot of people's minds these days, especially as more and more people are developing high blood pressure, high cholesterol and type II diabetes. You may think that you're on your way to figuring it all out, too. Eating a h...  Read more

Supplements for a Healthy Heart

So you just found out that you have high cholesterol, or perhaps you have a strong family history of heart disease and want to do your best to prevent it. So you head to the pharmacy or health food store for help, only to be bombarded by countless su...  Read more

The Quest for Functional Foods

All kinds of foods provide nutrients that your body needs. But some foods, known as "functional foods," do more for you body than just provide nutrients. They may also play a role in the prevention and treatment of certain chronic diseases....  Read more

The Truth about Coconut Oil

Conduct a quick Google search, and you’ll find miraculous claims about a tropical fat that has become increasingly popular among health-conscious consumers in recent years: coconut oil.  Health claims about the oil's ability to hel...  Read more

An Introduction to Companion Planting

Companion planting, briefly, is the act of planting different crops in your garden in close physical proximity, based on the theory that they will help each other. The main use of this method is for deterring pests and disease without resorting to sy...  Read more

I would say yes if you're digging planting & water
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I would say yes if you're digging planting & watering. I think it's listed in cardio...  Read more

Loving a high carb, low fat and plant based diet!
Updated 7/25/2016 1:38:24 PM

Loving a high carb, low fat and plant based diet! I been eating in such abundance the past few days, and who doesn't love carbs?...  Read more

Has anyone tried a plant based diet? How did it wo
Updated 7/23/2016 8:14:05 PM

Has anyone tried a plant based diet? How did it work for you?...  Read more

Would taking Benefiber daily benefit weightloss at
Updated 7/21/2016 10:20:01 AM

Would taking Benefiber daily benefit weightloss at all? It was suggested to me by a friend....  Read more

I really recommend a plant based diet for weight l
Updated 7/18/2016 4:02:13 AM

I really recommend a plant based diet for weight loss & other health benefits. It's the only thing that's worked for me! I recommend a doc called "Forks Over Knives" if you're interested in plant based eating & the benefits it can bring you :)...  Read more

Moducare Immune Booster

A supplement made from plant sterols (all natural and found in plants, just more concentrated) that helps to balance and strengthen your immune system. I have been using Moducare for 2 yrs and have not had more than a couple of allergy attacks since...  Read more

Foods To Naturally Help Lower LDL

2 to 3 servings/day of soy protein; 2 servings/day of plant stanols or sterols found in products such as Benecol & Take Control margarine and lots of fiber especially from oat bran, psyllium & barley - can each lower LDL by up to 10%.(Consumer Report...  Read more

Eat To Live

A group for those following Dr. Fuhrman's guidelines for a plant based, nutrient-dense, healthy lifestyle. NEVER feel deprived. Gain health, lose weight, live well. EAT TO LIVE!...  Read more

You Asked: What's better, Margarine or Butter?

SparkPeople.com member Eboston421 recently asked about margarine versus butter and which is better nutritionally. The discussions of margarine versus butter began in the 1990s, when research related to trans fatty acids in margarines was coming out....  Read more

The No-Stress, No-Guilt Approach to Meatless Meals

I'm thrilled to announce that SparkPeople has just published the first in a line of ebooks, "Easy Vegan Meals by SparkPeople: The No-Stress, No-Guilt Way to Reap the Benefits of a Plant-Based Diet." As many of you know, I am editor of...  Read more