The Portfolio Diet: Lowering Cholesterol With 4 Food Groups

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Article courtesy of Dr. Joel Kahn, MD, who is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine, one of the world’s top cardiologists, best-selling author, lecturer, and a leading expert in plant-based nutrition and holistic care.

You have heard of the Mediterranean, Keto, Vegan, Paleo, and MIND diet but have you heard of the Portfolio Diet?

It is actually a “diet without being a diet” as it was designed to work with any healthy food choices to lower cholesterol levels by keeping a focus on 4 food groups in most or all meals. Originally published by David Jenkins, MD, and researchers at the University of Toronto in 2002, it has gained new support. I frequently mention the Portfolio Diet on my podcast (Heart Doc VIP) and routinely give information on it to patients at the Kahn Center.

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