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Why is diet important for people with heart disease?

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Along with other healthy habits, it can slow or even partially reverse the narrowing of the heart's arteries and help prevent further complications.

The best strategy: Focus on what you can eat, not just what's off-limits. Research shows that adding heart-saving foods is just as important as cutting back on others.

Reviewed by James Beckerman on January 12, 2017
Reviewed by James Beckerman on January 12, 2017

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