Understanding Healthy Cholesterol Levels
Did you know that having low levels of HDL, or good cholesterol, can put you at risk for heart disease and heart attack? Check out this infographic fr
Banana Split Cheesecake
This fruity dessert makes a light and festive treat that’s sure to dazzle friends and family at the end of any meal. Top the tempting sweet with syrup, caramel and pecans for an ooey-gooey look and mouthwatering taste. —Cherie Sweet, Evansville, Indiana
List of Foods to Lower Triglycerides | Livestrong.com
Hypertriglyceridemia, the medical name for high triglyceride levels, is common among U.S. adults. According to the National Health and Examination Survey (NHANES) conducted from 1999 to 2004, 33.1 percent of participants had a triglyceride (TG) level of 150 mg/dL or higher, while 17.
Nopales, a Prickly Affair
Nopales are from a wonderful tasting cacti (the nopal) that comes from Mexico though it can be found in other places such as in Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas to name a few. They have been a part of Mexican cuisine for 1,000's of years. The nopal is also known as the prickly pear cacti. The prickly pear which is more well known outside Mexico is the beautiful red prickly fruit/flower that buds from the nopal. The paddles or pads of this lovely cacti are what we refer to as…
High Cholesterol: Stories, News, and Expert Advice
Find the latest stories, news, and expert advice on high cholesterol. Learn more about hypercholesterolemia symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
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Seasoned Rice Vinegar - A zesty balance of smooth, sweet, salty and acidic flavors that makes it perfect for Asian recipes, salads, rice and chicken. Using STAR Vinegars is a quick and easy way to enhance foods without adding extra calories, fat or salt. Combine with a small amount of olive oil for a quick salad dressing Sprinkle on cooked fish and chicken Season vegetables, sauces, soups and marinades Splash over cooked vegetables Storage/Shelf Life Vinegar should be stored in a…
Homemade Thousand Island Dressing
"This creamy dressing has a fresh taste that complements any tossed salad," says field editor Elizabeth Hunter of Prosperity, South Carolina.