What is the state of our cardiovascular health? Europe may often be regarded as one of the healthier parts of the world but is this the case? The European Society of Cardiology provide some insight as to Europe’s success in heart health as well as some failings. In Great Britain, charity Heart UK offers up valuable information as to how cholesterol, one of the single biggest modifiable factors of heart health, can be lowered through diet.
With heart health so high on the agenda, the food industry has continued to innovate across a wide range of product categories. Today, Omega-3 products are a multi-billion dollar industry that is growing more than 15% annually. Omega-3 leaders Epax, Croda and DSM explain why.
In the fitness world technology and heart focused training go hand in hand as zone training to achieve and maintain a target heart rate is made easy with the help of smart phone apps with the help of chest straps and heart rate monitoring watches.