Best Foods for a Healthy Heart
Heart Healthy Food
Fatty fish such as mackerel, salmon, trout, tuna contain omega 3 fatty acids (such as DHA) that reduce overall inflammation tendency of the body, including blood vessels, thereby reducing triglycerides, blood pressure, reduced blood clotting and better immunity.
A study published by the Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology (2009) states that it is useful for patients with known coronary disease to consume omega 3 fatty acid supplements 1 gram/day or 1-2 meals/ week of fatty fish as a preventive action.
*Text Courtesy: Dr Nandita Iyer, Nutritionist & Spokesperson lifes DHA