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Did you know? You are more likely to stick to a healthy diet, if it doesn't completely deprive you of foods you love. We brought the good news about beef and heart health to the Fox Q13 studio this month in honor of National Heart Month. Bottom line: beef fits into a heart-healthy diet. Get this recipe and more below!

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Heart Healthy Beef

Not sure how to prepare beef in a heart-healthy way? A good rule of thumb is to choose a lean cut and complete the plate with vibrant veggies and whole grains. But we want to make it easy for you. So here's some cool science about beef's role in a heart healthy diet and a collection of recipes that makes loving beef and your heart even easier!

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What The Science Says

In a study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, researchers from Penn State University found that people who participated in the Beef in an Optimal Lean Diet (BOLD) study, consuming lean beef daily as part of a heart-healthy diet, experienced a 10 percent decline in LDL (known to most folks as "bad" cholesterol), and still met targets for saturated fat intake.

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For The Love...

Enjoying lean beef in a heart-healthy lifestyle is easier than you think with these recipes featuring lean beef, fresh fruit and vegetables, and whole grains. But, wait, there's more! These mouthwatering Beef. It’s What’s For Dinner. recipes are all certified by the experts at the American Heart Association®. #Winning

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