Cholesterol reducing spreads

5 messages
27/02/2003 at 23:31
You know, Flora ProActiv and Benecol. Are these God's gift to compensate for my beloved bacon butty, or a con?

Is there a doctor in the house?
28/02/2003 at 07:40
They're so bloody expensive that most of us wouldn't be able to afford the bacon if we bought them, Muttley. And they don't taste like butter.

They're not a total con - in conjunction with an overall low-saturated-fat diet, they do contribute to cholesterol-lowering - but unless you know your cholesterol is raised, I'd stick with having whatever spread you like, but having it in moderation.
Roz
28/02/2003 at 09:50
They taste horrid too!
28/02/2003 at 10:14
I like the Benecol cream cheese substitute.

Sadly I can't afford it.
28/02/2003 at 10:24
Don't touch them with a barge-pole

We'd love you to add a comment! Please login or take half a minute to register as a free member
5 messages
Previously bookmarked threads are now visible in "Followed Threads". You can also manage notifications on these threads from the "Forum Settings" section of your profile settings page to prevent being sent an email when a reply is made.
Forum Jump  

RW competitions

RW Forums