Pure Wesson Canola Oil, Vegetable Oil, and Corn Oil are Heart-Check certified.
For over 20 years, the Heart-Check badge has provided consumers an easy and reliable way to identify heart-healthy foods suitable for any health-conscious diet. Pure Wesson Canola, Vegetable, and Corn Oil have been screened and verified by the American Heart Association and meet their criteria as heart-healthy oils.
- Contains high levels of monounsaturated fatty acids, which have been shown to reduce blood cholesterol levels.
- Heart healthy polyunsaturated fats are essential omega-3s, which may assist in heart attack and stroke prevention, and omega-6s which may reduce the risk of heart attacks and other coronary events by up to 24%.
- A rich source of vitamin E.
The American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest, largest voluntary health organization devoted to fighting cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Heart-Check program criteria are based on the American Heart Association’s scientific statements and recommendations, and program nutrition requirements were developed in consultation with expert volunteers. To learn more about the Heart-Check certification, visit www.heart.org.