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Results for 'Face the Fats'
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  • 1. Polyunsaturated Fats The American Heart Association explains polyunsaturated fats.
  • 2. Omega-6 Fatty Acids A recent American Heart Association science advisory concludes that omega-6 fatty acids ? found in some vegetable oils, nuts and seeds ? are a beneficial part of a heart-healthy eating plan.
  • 3. Fats 101 The American Heart Association explains all you need to know about the different types of fats; good and bad.
  • 4. Saturated Fats The American Heart Association explains everything you need to know about saturated fats.
  • 5. Monounsaturated Fats The American Heart Association explains the heart-healthy benefits of monounsaturated fats.
  • 6. Fats and Oils The American Heart Association introduces the Meet the Fats program to explain the various types of fats; good and bad.
  • 7. Trans Fats The American Heart Association clears up the confusion about trans fats.
  • 8. Fats and Oils: AHA Recommendation The American Heart Association gives this recommendation for econsuming fats and oils.
  • 9. Nutrition Quizzes Nutrition Quizzes

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  • 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
2013-2014 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 21.8%
  • Public Health Education: 36.4%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.2%
  • Community Services: 6.7%
  • Management & General: 8.6%
  • Fundraising: 12.3%