Eat, Drink and Be Healthy

Here’s the pros and cons of soy, meat and dairy products in an effort to eat, drink and be healthy.



Eat Drink Be Healthy
A hamburger provides a full day's supply of protein, but is it good for you? Protein from leaner meats and from vegetable sources has fewer calories and less saturated fat.
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Protein Chart
A chart listing for protein content.
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Soy Protein
Studies show that soy can lower cholesterol, but those results were based on eating the equivalent of 1 pound of tofu a day. Because soy might be associated with health risks, Dr. Willett recommends eating soy only in moderate amounts.
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