- Macronutrients and energy balance. Oxford Handbook of Nutrition and Dietetics (online). Oxford Medicine Online. www.oxfordmedicine.com, published January 2012
- Hypercholesterolaemia. BMJ Best practice. bestpractice.bmj.com, last reviewed June 2018
- Obesity in adults. PatientPlus. www.patient.info/patientplus, last checked 9 January 2015
- Cardiology and vascular disease. Oxford Handbook of General Practice (online). Oxford Medicine Online. www.oxfordmedicine.com, published April 2014
- Cholesterol. Food fact sheet. BDA: The Association of UK Dietitians, 2017. www.bda.uk.com
- Fat. Food fact sheet. BDA: The Association of UK Dietitians, 2017. www.bda.uk.com
- Omega-3. The Association of UK Dietitians. www.bda.uk.com, published September 2017
- at. British Nutrition Foundation. www.nutrition.org.uk, published July 2012
Reviewed by Dr Kristina Routh, Freelance Health Editor, Bupa Health Content Team, July 2018
Expert reviewer, Mr Paul McArdle, Registered Dietitian
Next review due July 2021
Did our information help you?
We’d love to hear what you think. Our short survey takes just a few minutes to complete and helps us to keep improving our health information.