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Dark Meat from Poultry: Better for a Woman’s Heart?

By Mary Kyle Blogger
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The Mayo Clinic. 26 Jun 2012,

NYU Langone Medical Center / New York University School of Medicine (2012, March 1). Nutrient found in dark meat of poultry, some seafood, may have cardiovascular benefits. ScienceDaily. Retrieved March 4, 2012, from

Diet and Lifestyle Recommendations. American Heart Association. 21 May 2010.

Reviewed March 6, 2012
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith

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