Soy protects against LDL cholesterol damage – (09-04-00)

Soy phytoestrogens protect against LDL cholesterol damage

Soy appears to have many routes by which it improves human health. This study suggests that one of these routes is by protecting LDL damage. The “bad” cholesterol can not increase risk of heart disease if it itself is not first damaged.

AJCN — Abstracts: Wiseman et al. 72 (2): 395

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