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Results for ' Dictionary of Nutrition'
  • Results 11 - 20 of about 23
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  • 11. Minerals, Inorganic Substances The American Heart Association explains Minerals, Inorganic Substances and heart health.
  • 12. Fish 101 The American Heart Association gives an overview of the health benefits of eating fish for heart health.
  • 13. High-Protein Diets The American Heart Association doesn't recommend high-protein diets for weight loss. Learn more.
  • 14. Infants and Diet The American Heart Association does not advocate a specific diet for infants under 2 years of age.
  • 15. Frequently Asked Questions About "Better" Fats Frequently Asked Questions About "Better" Fats
  • 16. Fat Substitutes The American Heart Association recommends a balanced diet including a variety of foods low in saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol and sodium.
  • 17. Tropical Oils Part of Fats 101 but linked from the Dictionary of Nutrition
  • 18. Carbohydrate Addiction Description of carbohydrate addiction.
  • 19. Added Sugars The American Heart Association offers this overview of added sugars and their impact on heart health.
  • 20. Meat, Poultry and Fish The American Heart Association offers an overview of Meat, Poultry and Fish.


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We’re making your community healthier by advocating for key issues such as:

  • Smoke-free public places
  • More walkable and bikable streets, roads and parks
  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

American Heart Association
2012-2013 Expenditures

  • Research: 21.7%
  • Public Health Education: 36.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.7%
  • Community Services: 6.1%
  • Management & General: 8.5%
  • Fundraising: 12.2%