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broken husks of the seeds of cereal grains that are separated from the flour by sifting

food prepared from the husks of cereal grains

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Further studies, funded by the federal government and American Heart Association, suggested that people eating five big, dense oat-bran muffins a day were indeed able to slightly lower their cholesterol count.
But some oat-bran muffins actually contain little oat bran and lots of fat.
Phase 3 was a 32-week period (with lipid and chemistry monitoring at midpoint, ie, week 16) consisting of the AHA-1 diet and wax-matrix CNA (1500 mg) without the oat-bran supplement.
2 medium tomatoes, chopped 1/2 cup chopped onion 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper 1-2 tablespoons snipped fresh cilantro or 1-2 teaspoons crushed cilantro leaves 1-2 tablespoons lemon juice 1/8 teaspoons ground red pepper 2 egg whites 1 cup oat-bran hot cereal, uncooked 1 cup all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt, if desired 1-1/4 cups skim milk 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
Not only did the oat-bran groups maintain their original diet period improvement in lipids, but post hoc analysis demonstrated evidence of additional significant reductions in total cholesterol and LDL cholesterol when compared with diet and wheat-cereal groups (P<.
However, in Anderson's study, both the oat-bran and non-oat-bran eaters were fed all their meals in the hospital, so neither group could have eaten less fat than the other.
Eating at least two oat-bran muffins and one serving of oat-bran cereal daily, for example, will provide this amount.
Despite these uncertainties, consumers need some yardstick by which to judge oat-bran foods.
From Oat-Bran Muffins to Gorgeous Garbanzos, health-conscious celebrities are coming up with their own nutritious dishes.
One ounce of pure hot oat-bran cereal (2/3 cup cooked) or oatmeal (2/3 cup cookd for quick; 3/4 cup cooked for instant) weighs 28 grams.
Combine 1/4 cup oat-bran mixture with remaining ingredients; mix well.
I ate a large bowl of hot oat-bran cereal for breakfast and four oat-bran muffins during the day.