These studies are always interesting. But the challenge is how to translate them into real world applications. Unfortunately, it's very expensive to do a large scale research study to prove the clinical benefit of a particular food or vitamin - that's why so many studies are done retrospectively, or people draw conclusions based upon lab testing like this. So it's important to interpret these findings with an open mind and proper perspective. In any case, they taste good...!View Thread
Just wanted to wish everyone a happy, healthy Heart Month this February and remind ourselves that heart disease is the number one killer of both women and men. However, only 1 in 6 women recognizes this risk, despite the fact that 1 in 3 women will die of heart disease as compared to 1 in 31 dying of breast cancer each year. Recognition can result in risk reduction, as 90% of women have at least one modifiable risk for heart disease, like tobacco use, high blood pressure, diabetes, or abnormal cholesterol. Join me in raising awareness about the Go Red for Women movement, and ask your local American Heart Association chapter for a red dress pin to show your support!View Thread
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