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Read our review to help you find best oats and oat-based cereals. We tested for ochratoxin A (OTA), gluten and contamination with lead, cadmium, and arsenic. We explain the evidence for the health benefits of oats, including lowering bad LDL cholesterol and reducing the risk of heart disease. Find out which oat cereals passed our tests. We also tested a buckwheat cereal.

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1.I've heard that soaking dried beans for 24 hours reduces the phytate level, allowing for greater access to nutrients. Is this true?  (in Comments)
2.Is it true that oat cereals, like Cheerios, oatmeal, oatflakes and steel-cut oats can be contaminated with a toxin?
3.Should I be concerned about phytic acid in oat cereals? I've heard that it can be harmful, but also that it can have health benefits.
4.Which supplements can help lower cholesterol and keep my heart healthy? Are there any to avoid?
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Clinical Updates Found:
2020 "Whole Grain" Is Not Enough (05/19/2020)
"Whole Grain" Is Not Enough
Not all "whole grain" products are equal when it comes to minimizing swings in blood sugar, according to a new study. Get the details in the Benefits section of the Oat Cereals Review. Also see our Top Picks among oat cereals.
2019 How Do "Overnight Oats" Affect Blood Sugar? (05/15/2019)
How Do "Overnight Oats" Affect Blood Sugar?
We recently reported on the effects of various types of oats on blood sugar. A study by the same researchers has evaluated overnight oats – rolled oats soaked overnight in milk. Find out how overnight oats compare, see the Oat Cereals Review. Also see our Top Picks among oat cereals.
 Best Oats for Controlling Blood Sugar? (05/11/2019)
Best Oats for Controlling Blood Sugar?
A recent study compared the effects on blood sugar and insulin levels of steel-cut oats, old fashioned rolled oats, instant ("quick") oats, and honey nut oat cereal. The surprising results are found in the Oat Cereals Review. Also see our Top Pick for oat cereals.
 Fiber Benefits (01/12/2019)
Fiber Benefits
Higher fiber intake was associated with a lower risk of many major diseases in a recent study. However, the average American consumes far below the recommended daily intake of fiber. As oats are a good source of fiber, we’ve added details from the new study in the "Benefits" section of the Oat Cereals Review. (Also see our Top Picks oat cereals.)
2017 Cereal Fiber Reduces Risk of Death from Colorectal Cancer (11/04/2017)
Cereal Fiber Reduces Risk of Death from Colorectal Cancer
Higher intakes of dietary fiber are associated with a lower risk of colorectal cancer. A new study suggests that higher intakes of fiber from cereal may reduce the risk of dying among those who have the disease. How much is needed for a benefit? Get the details in the "What It Does" section of the Oat Cereals Review >> [Also see our Top Picks for oat cereals in the Review.]
2016 How Much Do Oats Lower Cholesterol? (10/19/2016)
How Much Do Oats Lower Cholesterol?
A new report shows that you can lower bad cholesterol by nearly 5% when eating certain amounts of whole oats or oat bran. For details, as well as our tests of products, see the Oat Cereals Review >>

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1.Oat Cereal Recalled Due to Listeria Risk (07/18/2017)
2.Soylent Powder Recalled Due to Allergen Risk (04/25/2017)
3.Soylent Recalls Bars As It Investigates Complaints of Gastrointestinal Issues (10/13/2016)
4.Maker of Immune Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (12/05/2014)
5.Seller of Cardio, Immune, Greens Supplements and More Warned For Drug Claims (06/13/2013)

News Releases Found:
2020 Best Alternative Milks? ConsumerLab Tests Reveal What's Really in Plant-Based Milks (05/22/2020)
2019 Some Nutrition Bars Contain More Carbs and Less Fiber Than Listed, ConsumerLab Tests Reveal (09/11/2019)
2016 Surprising Results in Oat Cereals Study by -- Popular Brands Tested for Fungal Toxin, Gluten and Heavy Metals (08/30/2016)
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2005 tests menopause supplements — Alternatives to hormonal therapy — Report available for 38 products including soy and red clover isoflavones, black cohosh, and progesterone creams (07/18/2005)


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