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November 01, 2004

Olive Oil for Heart Health, Body Fat Location Predicts Heart Attack

"The monounsaturated fat in olive oil may reduce the chances of suffering coronary heart disease, the Food and Drug Administration said Monday, opening the door to revised food labels."

"The location of body fat helps predict heart attack risk for elderly women, as opposed to total body fat."

Posted by news editor at 03:30 PM