Heart Healthy Foods –

Heart Healthy Foods –

use herbs instead of salt sugar and trans fats

black beans are high in folate, Magnesium and fiber which helps lower cholesterol and blood sugar

Tuna Salmon, Mackerel, Herring. have Omega three fats to reduce blood pressure and Triglycerides

Use Olive oil- instead of saturated solid fats like butter

Walnuts and almonds have fiber and unsaturated fats- they lower LDL- bad cholesterol

Oranges- are high in pectin and Potassium which helps control blood pressure

Carrots have soluble fiber which lowers cholesterol

Oatmeal- lowers LDL Cholesterol and keeps blood sugar stable

Use less white flour and more oatmeal when baking.

Cherries and blueberries have anthocyanins which protect blood vessels

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One thought on “Heart Healthy Foods –

  1. You’ve done it again! Short, sweet, petite and clearly to the point! So easy to remember like this even if there were a learning curve.

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