Eggs: Cracking the Cholesterol Controversy
Lisa Jones, MA, RDN, LDN, discusses the ongoing egg debate, emerging research on dietary cholesterol consumption, and what dietitians and other providers can recommend to their patients.
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- Eggs, fats, and the new dietary guidelines. Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/news/hsph-in-the-news/eggs-fats-and-the-new-dietary-guidelines/. Accessed on April 26, 2019.
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Lisa Jones, MA, RDN, LDN, is a registered dietitian nutritionist and advisory board member of Nutrition411.