HEALTH BENEFITS OF HIGH OLEIC SUNFLOWER OILS
Consumer food preferences are trending toward healthy choices. It has been shown that a diet rich in monounsaturated fats, like oleic acid, promotes higher levels of HDL, the good cholesterol.1 SUNVELLA High Oleic Sunflower Oils have a higher monounsaturated fat content (12 grams per tablespoon) than most other oils.
|“The potential of an effective cholesterol-lowering diet to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease may be significantly enhanced by inclusion of a moderate amount of monounsaturated fat.”1|
1. Jenkins, David J. A. MD et al, Adding monounsaturated fatty acids to a dietary portfolio of cholesterol-lowering foods in hypercholesterolemia, CMAJ 2010; 182(18): Results, Conclusion