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4 Ways to Love Your Heart This February

4 Ways to Love Your Heart This February

Did you know that a healthy heart typically pumps oxygen-rich blood to every part of the body 100,000 times a day? And that the heart has its own electrical system to control your heartbeat? February is American Heart Month, and while you should care ...
A Little Niacin Goes a Long Way

A Little Niacin Goes a Long Way

A little more niacin in the diet may go a long way, say nutritionists. This well-known B3 vitamin may help  support blood cholesterol levels already in the normal range and healthy heart function.* Although frequently added to breakfast cereals, grai ...
3 Easy Diet Changes to Improve Cholesterol

3 Easy Diet Changes to Improve Cholesterol

You want to enjoy a long, healthy life, and you know that eating right can help you achieve that goal. One key aspect of health: Monitoring your cholesterol. And that’s where eating right can help. The American Heart Association (AHA) emphasize ...
Much Love for Red Yeast Rice

Much Love for Red Yeast Rice

What in the world is red yeast rice?  When non-glutinous rice is cooked, covered with red yeast and fermented, the result is a bright red compound known as red yeast rice. It sounds unappetizing, doesn’t it? But this isn’t the type of ric ...