European cardiological specialist associations.
For people with cardiovascular diseases, the most important measures are a change in diet and regular exercise. These measures may also contribute to reducing the blood cholesterol level.
Oat beta-glucan demonstrably reduces the cholesterol level in the blood. The Friend Oatwell® products containing natural oat beta-glucan are therefore ideal for a cholesterol-friendly diet.
Europe’s cardiological specialist associations ESC (1) and EAS (2) have also carefully examined the existing studies on cholesterol reduction through oat beta-glucan (dietary fibre). The result:
The use of oat beta-glucan has been included as a therapy option in the currently published joint guidelines (3) of the specialist associations.