Our Low-Sodium Heart Health Basket is especially designed for heart patients on a sodium-restricted diet or for anyone interested in watching their sodium intake. The sodium-free and low-sodium foods included have been chosen specifically for their ability to promote heart health--and each one proves that a heart-healthy diet can be absolutely delicious!Magnesium
protects against heart disease and is also important for regulation of heart rhythm and blood clotting. In light of this evidence, we've included magnesium rich sources such chocolate (yes, chocolate--it's also a good potassium and flavonoid source), and almonds. The almonds we've included are all-natural, flavored roasted almonds developed by a real physician. Delicious and nutritious without cholesterol, preservatives, added oils, or salt!Cherries
are a wonderful source of pectin
, a soluble fiber that helps control blood cholesterol levels. To reap the benefits of these delicious, juicy fruits, we've included Cherry De-Lites Dried Cherries..
For a powerful cholesterol-fighting start to your day, try a breakfast of delicious steel cut oatmeal topped with flavonoid-rich dried blueberries
. Flavonoid-rich foods lower the risk of cardiovascular disease by quenching harmful free radicals that contribute to atherosclerosis. Other great sources include broccoli, carrots, white grapefruit, chocolate, oranges, apples, lemons, pomegranates, limes, chocolate, soybeans, tomatoes, and onions.
Apples are also a great source of soluble fiber, and Crispy Delites dried apple fruit chips are a crunchy, delicious, naturally sweet treat with 3 grams of fiber!
Relax and unwind with heart-healthy decaf Green Tea and ginger spread (ginger is an anti-inflammatory which may contribute to heart health).Contents of the Low-Sodium Heart Health Basket:
Order our Low-Sodium Heart Health Baskets for a heart-friendly:
- Birthday Gift
- Mother's/Father's Day Gift
- Holiday Gift/Christmas Gift
- Get Well Gift
- Anniversary Gift
- Valentine's Day Gift
Our Low-Sodium Heart Health Baskets are also the perfect way to express:
- Sympathy for heart-related illnesses
- Support and hope during treatment of heart-related illnesses
- Get-Well Sentiments after heart-related surgery/treatments