Certified Foods in the Grocery Store

Updated:Jul 21,2015

The Heart-Check Certified Product List is updated twice a month and provided in PDF format. Use it when creating your shopping list to make smart, heart-healthy choices easier at the grocery store!

Download the Heart-Check Certified Product List


Want to find out if your favorite foods or brands are certified?

Once you have the list open:

  1. Go to Edit menu
  2. Select Find (or on PC- click Ctrl F on your keyboard, on Mac- click Command F on your keyboard)
  3. Enter the specific product name, brand name, food category, etc.

If your favorite heart-healthy food isn’t listed, contact the manufacturer and encourage them to become Heart-Check certified! Heart-Check certification is a great way to let consumers know that a food can be part of heart-healthy dietary pattern.

All certified products meet our Heart-Check Food Certification Program Nutrition Requirements.

If you have questions about the product list, please contact the Heart-Check mark Certification Program.




The American Heart Association Heart-Check Food Certification Program is designed to help consumers make informed choices about the foods they purchase. The nutrition requirements are food-based and intended for healthy people over age two. The Heart-Check program is not a dietary solution for any particular condition or disease. People with medical conditions or dietary restrictions should follow the advice of their healthcare professionals.

Food manufacturers participating in the program pay administrative fees to the American Heart Association to cover program operating expenses. No donations are used to support the program.


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