10 Easy Food Swaps For A Tastier Low-Cholesterol Diet
Sprinkle walnuts, skip croutons
Carbohydrates can cause high levels of a type of low-density lipoprotein (LDL), also known as bad cholesterol. For a healthier salad, replace your carbo-laden croutons with walnuts, which are high in polyunsaturated fata good fat that can lower LDL while boosting HDL (aka good cholesterol).
Try Cooking Light’s Pike Place Market Salad with walnuts.