Monosaturated Fats Reduce Metabolic Syndrome Risk, Penn State University Study  
3/29/2013 7:38:16 AM

Canola oil and high-oleic canola oils can lower abdominal fat when used in place of other selected oil blends, according to a team of American and Canadian researchers. The researchers also found that consuming certain vegetable oils may be a simple way of reducing the risk of metabolic syndrome, which affects about one in three U.S. adults and one in five Canadian adults.