Although statins can be used to reduce cholesterol, there are also natural cholesterol reducers which can help achieve lower cholesterol numbers. There are two main types of cholesterol: LDL and HDL cholesterol. HDL cholesterol is known as the good cholesterol, and LDL is considered the bad one.
Natural cholesterol reducers: Alternative foods and therapies to lower cholesterol
Oats and the Prevention of Heart Disease
Heart disease is a growing health concern for many people all over the world, but adding something as simple as oats to your diet can make a world of difference.
Oat Sculpture Erected in Saskatchewan
A sculpture of an oat plant has been erected in the community of Ituna, Saskatchewan. The 34-foot-sculpture was designed and built by Dennis Muzyka, a high school shops teacher and metal sculpture artist.
Naber Specialty Grains Ltd.: Payments Issued to Eligible Producers for Unpaid Deliveries
Producers who did not receive payment for grain delivered to Naber Specialty Grains Ltd. have been issued payments for their eligible claims through the Canadian Grain Commission's Payment Protection Program.
Manitoba Open Farm Day
The Manitoba Association of Agricultural Socieities (MAAS) welcomes members of the public to meet their rural neighbours and learn about their farms, products and the food they produce at Open Farm Day.
AOGC Director Nominations Open
Are you interested in becoming a director or do you know someone who is? Director nominations are...
Considering the recently announced “Tax Planning Using Private Corporations” tax plan, POGA has...
Manitoba Oats Featured on "Great Tastes of Manitoba"
A delicious recipe made with Manitoba oats was showcased on the Sept. 23, 2017 episode of “Great...
Canada to Plant as Much as 13% More Oats
Canadian farmers were expected to increase acres planted to oats by 12% to 13% from 2016,...
Oats After Breakfast
With approximately four grams of fibre in a cup of cooked instant oatmeal, oats are a great way to...