For Health Care Professionals
Managing diet and lifestyle to improve heart health and
specifically manage cholesterol requires a multi-targeted
The Heart Foundation website has up to date
position papers on the key dietary and lifestyle goals for managing
heart health. There are also a number of fact sheets and education
reources that can be used to provide to clients.
On this site we have provided some specific information on
HeartActive® and the role
plant sterol can play in helping your clients manage their
cholesterol and heart health.
You may also be interested in viewing the Heart Foundation's 2009 Position Statement Dietary
fats and dietary sterols in cardiovascular health for an
overview of the level of evidence and their key
A selection of resources has been developed to help you and your
clients in managing their cholesterol. Please find below links to a
meal planner and presentation on cholesterol management.
We would appreciate your feedback on these resources and other
resources which could be developed to assist you in your
practice. Please let us know.