Apples cut blood cholesterol levels, lowering the risk of heart disease

Apples cut blood cholesterol levels lowering the risk of heart disease

What is that saying about apples…?

Apples lower heart disease risk – shown yet again
“Consumption of about two medium-sized apples can significantly lower cholesterol levels as early as three months” said a team of researchers at Florida State University. 

They found that women had a total cholesterol drop of 13% and LDL cholesterol by 24% after six months of eating just two apples daily. 

A 2009 Polish study also revealed two apples a day halved the risk of bowel cancer in adults. 

Full article: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2179272/How-just-apples-day-cut-risk-heart-disease.html#ixzz21luSOOAz

The latest study was published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 2012.  As reported by mailonline.com on July 26, 2012.

Posted: Saturday 28 July 2012

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