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Plant sterols and cholesterol

This week's story follows on from last week's. I noticed in the full NICE guidelines document a section on plant sterols (p120). (http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/index.jsp?action=download&o=66547)

Plant sterols are found in all plant foods, but the highest concentrations are found in vegetable oils. Think of plant sterols (also called phytosterols) as plant choleste...

 

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