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  • 1. The Skinny on Fats... Both polyunsaturated and monounsaturated fats may help improve your blood cholesterol when used in place of saturated and trans fats. ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Cholesterol/PreventionTr atmentofHighCholesterol/The-Skinny-on-Fats_UCM_305628_Article.jsp

  • 2. Saturated Fat... added saturated and trans fat. You should replace foods high in saturated fats with foods high in monounsaturated and/or polyunsaturated fats. ...

    healthyforgood.heart.org/Eat-smart/Articles/Saturated-Fats

  • 3. Trans Fat... Replace the trans fats in your diet with monounsaturated or polyunsaturated fats. Regulating Your Intake of Saturated and Trans Fats. ...

    healthyforgood.heart.org/Eat-smart/Articles/Trans-Fat

  • 4. Fats and Oils... Updated:Mar 28,2017. Fats 101. Saturated Fats. Trans Fats. Polyunsaturated Fats. Monounsaturated Fats. Fish and Omega-3 Fatty Acids. Healthy ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthyLiving/HealthyEating/Nutriti n/Fats-and-Oils_UCM_304495_Article.jsp

  • 5. Dietary Fats... to choose foods that provide good fats (monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats) and balance the ... will be low in both saturated fats and trans ...

    healthyforgood.heart.org/eat-smart/articles/dietary-fats

  • 6. Monounsaturated Fat... fats better for me than saturated fats or trans fats? ... all fats provide 9 calories per gram, monounsaturated fats and polyunsaturated fats can have ...

    healthyforgood.heart.org/eat-smart/articles/monounsaturate -fats

  • 7. Good Fats Tips Go Red For Women... Heart Association recommends people eat foods with monounsaturated fats and polyunsaturated fats instead of saturated and trans fats ...

    www.goredforwomen.org/live-healthy/first-steps-to-prevent- eart-disease-and-be-heart-healthy/good-fats-tips/

  • 8. Is Fat Good for Us or Bad? Yes. - Heart Insight Mag - Fall 2017... are two kinds of unsaturated fat polyunsaturated and monounsaturated. ... a mixture of polyunsaturated, monounsaturated and saturated fats. ...

    heartinsight.heart.org/Fall-2017/Is-Fat-Good-for-Us-or-Bad Yes/

  • 9. FDA Bans Trans Fats - Heart Insight Mag - Winter 2015... Trans fats are found in many foods, including fried ... a food with minimal amounts of trans fat and that ... foods will be higher in saturated fat because a ...

    heartinsight.heart.org/Winter-2015/FDA-Bans-Trans-Fats/

  • 10. A Good Kind of Fat - Heart Insight Mag - Spring 2015... saturated, monounsaturated, polyunsaturated and trans fat. And the good news is they aren't all bad for you. For instance, polyunsaturated fats can ...

    heartinsight.heart.org/Spring-2015/A-Good-Kind-of-Fat/



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