Meal Plan: Heart Healthy Living

These menus are definitely Heart Healthy.   They are all low-sodium (below 2400 mg sodium for each day), they contain plenty of fiber and contain NO red meat. These menus are low in fat, especially saturated fat, and higher in unsaturated fats, polyunsaturated and monounsaturated, the “heart healthy” fats.   These menus are also low in cholesterol with no more than 200 mg per day. Also included in these menus are soy foods. Soy foods can help protect against heart disease by helping to reduce cholesterol levels.


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