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Flaxseed and flaxseed oil: Linum usitatissimum  
http://nccam.nih.gov/health/flaxseed/index.htm
Provides basic information about flaxseed and flaxseed oil, including common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Sister talk 2  
http://www.brighamandwomens.org/connorscenter/cardiovascular/SisterTalk.aspx
Presents a ten-part television series designed to help Black women learn practiical strategies to improve their heart health. Covers topics such as diabetes, blood pressure, stroke, cholesterol, healthy weights, stress, smoking, and advocacy. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Red clover: Trifolium pratense  
http://nccam.nih.gov/health/redclover/
Provides basic information about the herb red clover, including common names, uses, potential side effects, and resources for more information. (See Details)
Published: 2006
Health problems in African American women  
http://www.4woman.gov/minority/africanamerican/
Provides general information on various health topics that are of importance to black women. Includes American reference and resources for each. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Love your heart: making the right fat choices for healthy cholesterol levels   
http://www.canadian-health-network.ca/servlet/ContentServer?cid=1138724213993&pagename=CHN-RCS/CHNResource/CHNResourcePageTemplate&c=CHNResource
Discusses blood cholesterol and dietary cholesterol, how to build a balanced relationship between good and bad cholesterol, how to cut out trans and saturated fats, and how to include monosaturated and polyunsaturated fats like Omega-3 in your diet. (See Details)
The importance of dietary fat and cholesterol: a guide for teens  
http://www.youngwomenshealth.org/cholesterol.html
Describes cholesterol and dietary fats, including what foods have each. (See Details)
Published: 1999-2004
Love your heart: making the right fat choices for healthy cholesterol  
http://www.canadian-health-network.ca/servlet/ContentServer?cid=1138724213993&pagename=CHN-RCS/CHNResource/CHNResourcePageTemplate&c=CHNResource
Discusses difference between blood cholesterol and dietary cholesterol, the difference between "good" and "bad" cholesterol, the different types of fats, and lifestyle choices to lower your cholesterol. (See Details)
Published: 2007
Love your heart: encouraging healthy Inuit hearts (Inuinnaqtun)  
http://www.pauktuutit.ca/pdf/publications/pauktuutit/LoveYourHeart_n.pdf
Discusses how the heart works, the causes of preventable heart diseases, and what individuals can do to keep their hearts healthy, in Inuinnaqtun. (See Details)
Published: 2002
TRANSforming the food supply  
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fn-an/nutrition/gras-trans-fats/tf-ge/tf-gt_rep-rap_e.html
The final report of the Trans Fat Task Force, with recommendations and strategies on how "to effectively eliminate or reduce processed trans fats in Canadian foods to the lowest level possible." (See Details)
Published: 2007
Love your heart: encouraging healthy Inuit hearts  
http://www.pauktuutit.ca/pdf/publications/pauktuutit/LoveYourHeart_e.pdf
Discusses how the heart works, the causes of preventable heart diseases, and what individuals can do to keep their hearts healthy. (See Details)
Published: 2002