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Need another reason to load up on berries? A new study finds that eating strawberries may help lower bad LDL cholesterol.
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Strawberries

Need another reason to load up on berries? A new study finds that eating strawberries may help lower bad LDL cholesterol. [Science Daily]

According to a new review, vegetarians tend to have lower blood pressure than omnivores. (High blood pressure has been linked to increased risk of heart disease and stroke.) [Reuters]

Get ready, burrito-lovers: Chipotle's vegan sofritas is officially going nationwide! We got hooked on the smoky, spicy shredded tofu filling last year, and now it's coming to New York, Boston, and beyond. [Village Voice]

The FDA proposes an updated nutrition label emphasizing calories, serving size, and added sugars—the first overhaul in more than 20 years. [NPR]