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Story Posted: Jul 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Coconut Oil: A Not-So-Superfood?

Several news outlets, including NBC News, Mashable and Shape magazine, reported on the release of the American Heart Association’s presidential advisory on dietary fats and cardiovascular disease.

Story Posted: Jul 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Fat: Fact vs. Fiction

Reader’s Digest adds to the dialogue by listing some truths and myths about dietary fat.

Story Posted: Jul 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Not All Oils Created Equal

There are so many cooking oil choices.

Story Posted: Jul 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Nutritionists and Healthy Eating: Do As They Do

Prevention magazine lists 15 easy lunch ideas that nutritionists themselves make.

Story Posted: Jul 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Oil Kicks Hunger to the Curb

A FoodBev Media article discusses how eating foods rich in polyunsaturated fats—such as walnuts and canola oil—could help curb hunger pains, and thus support weight-loss efforts.

Story Posted: Jul 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Oil Keeps on (Food) Truckin’

Food trucks are almost as synonymous with summer as barbecues.

Story Posted: Jul 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Fried Chicken, Steak Marinades, Oh My!

Looking for a new fried chicken recipe?

Story Posted: Jun 16, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

“Mediterraneanize” Your Diet

Much has been made of the health benefits of the “Mediterranean diet,” which is low in saturated fats and high in fruits and vegetables.

Story Posted: Jun 16, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Brain Fuel

Food fuels the brain as much as the body.

Story Posted: Jun 16, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Oil: A Piece of the Health Puzzle

Creating a healthy lifestyle requires careful consideration of both diet and exercise.

Story Posted: Jun 16, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Oil’s Future is Bright

According to Bloomberg.com, worldwide demand for the oil derived from canola continues to explode, driven by its rich content of heart-healthy fatty acids and low levels of saturated fat.

Story Posted: Jun 16, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Upping Your Cookout Game with Canola Oil

The Philadelphia Tribune offers up tips on making barbecues healthier.

Story Posted: Jun 16, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Recipe Roundup: The Best of the Bunch

You can always count on Chef Bobby Flay for the best grilling ideas.

Story Posted: May 19, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Emphasize Plant-Based Fats

The debate on healthy fats persists.

Story Posted: May 19, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Springtime Cupboard Cleanout

It's the time of year for spring cleaning.

Story Posted: May 19, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Where to Find Healthy Fast Food

Food & Wine lists the top 10 American fast food chains based on their offerings of healthy food choices.

Story Posted: May 19, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Oil and Belly-Fat Reduction

Interest in the results of the Canola Oil Multicenter Intervention Trial continues.

Story Posted: May 19, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

More Monos Please

The Philadelphia Tribune offers a variety of tips for a healthy diet including using canola oil instead of vegetable oil for cooking.

Story Posted: May 19, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Recipe Lovers Rejoice

Just in time for breakfast or brunch, Self offers up the 15 most popular early-day recipes on Pinterest.

Story Posted: May 19, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Break Out the Barbeque

Grilled Seasonal Vegetables with Niçoise "Aioli" is sure to punch up your next dinner party.

Story Posted: Apr 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Trans Fats Ban Linked to Fewer Heart Attacks

The trans fats ban implemented in New York restaurants has had a positive impact on the occurrences of heart attacks and strokes, according to a new JAMA study and reported in CBC News.

Story Posted: Apr 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Who Knew? Canola Oil Facts

From its origins to its nutritional content, Huffington Post shares surprising facts about canola oil.

Story Posted: Apr 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Good Taste Meets Good Health

Health experts share cooking tips to support everyday wellness and disease prevention. Men’s Health recommends preparing meals in advance and using canola oil for nutritionally balanced recipes with healthy fat sources.

Story Posted: Apr 21, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Mother’s Day Gifts for Well-Being

Just in time for Mother’s Day, the versatility of canola oil is showcased with CanolaInfo’s recipes for homemade bath and beauty products, including relaxing Bath Bombs an invigorating Avocado-Ginger Moisture Scrub and a soothing Gardener's Intensive Hand Treatment.

Story Posted: Mar 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Healthy Ingredients: Fact vs Fiction

Story Posted: Mar 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Make Every Month Nutrition Month

In honour of Nutrition Month, Chris Rosenbloom, PhD, RDN, CSSD, recommends 17 nutrition tips for swimmers to keep in mind all year long on USA Swimming.

Story Posted: Mar 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Food Choices That Matter

With so many food options available to consumers aiming to eat right, the Los Angeles Times reports on what matters and what doesn’t. Martha Belury, PhD and Professor of Human Nutrition at Ohio State University, recommends increasing intake of oils rich in omega-3 fats, found in canola oil.

Story Posted: Mar 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Healthier Hotcakes

Lifezette outlines five simple and delicious pancake recipe modifications for a guilt-free breakfast.

Story Posted: Mar 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Vilified Foods Make a Comeback

The Best of NJ dispels myths about foods once labeled as “bad” that are now thought of as good for you.

Story Posted: Mar 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Right Fats = Longer, Healthier Life

Men’s Fitness examines the findings from a JAMA Internal Medicine study on the association of specific dietary fats on mortality.

Story Posted: Mar 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Recipe Round Up

Head into the weekend with your meal prep secret weapon.

Story Posted: Mar 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Healthy Ingredients: Fact vs Fiction

Story Posted: Feb 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Give Your Heart Some Lovin'

February is Heart Month. Becky Ramsing, RD, MPH and senior program officer at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health offers six tips to decrease heart disease risk on Yahoo! News.

Story Posted: Feb 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Plant-Based Diet Nutrient Needs

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics issued a position stating that vegetarian and vegan diets – if properly planned – meet nutritional needs for all stages of life, writes Leslie Beck, RD, in The Globe and Mail.

Story Posted: Feb 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Best Foods for Fighting Belly Fat

Research into the effect of dietary fat on body composition, supported by the Canola Council of Canada, continues to generate media interest.

Story Posted: Feb 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Time for an Oil Change

Jennifer Nelson, RD, LD, explains different viewpoints about fatty acids on Mayo Clinic. She recommends that health-minded cooks, like herself, should opt for oils low in omega-6 fats and saturated fats, like canola oil.

Story Posted: Feb 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Oil in Foodservice News

Healthier oils are a major trend in foodservice, as reported in QSR.

Story Posted: Feb 17, 2017 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Millennials Get Cooking

Chef Ivan Flowers shares his Ahi Poke dish on The Celebrity Café, a recipe so simple it can be prepared in dorm rooms.

Story Posted: Dec 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Obesity Study Remains in the News

On Huffington Post, Katherine Brooking, MS, RD, shares four key ingredients - backed by science - to reduce belly fat.

Story Posted: Dec 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Do Not Fear, Good Fats are Here

The stigma of fat is explored from two perspectives. First, science writer Barbara Moran reviews the evolution of the low-fat mantra in The Boston Globe.

Story Posted: Dec 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Holiday Hosting with Canola Oil

What’s on the menu this holiday season?

Story Posted: Dec 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Turn Up the Heat

Experiment with Cajun spices to kick up the heat this season. Linda Gassenheimer’s Cajun Chicken dish on Miami News-Record is perfect for a chilly winter day.

Story Posted: Dec 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Winter Recipe Round Up

Breakfast, lunch and dinner – CanolaInfo has every meal occasion covered this winter.

Story Posted: Nov 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Whittle Your Waistline with Canola Oil

Scientific research showing canola oil’s benefit on the waistline is generating significant interest among consumer and health focused media. R

Story Posted: Nov 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Balancing the Fats

A new report published in Open Heart points to the good fats in canola oil as beneficial to reducing obesity.

Story Posted: Nov 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Why Food & Bodies Need Fats

Eating a salad without dressing means missing out on both flavour and the health benefits of good fats.

Story Posted: Nov 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Diabetes-Friendly Tips

Madeline Vann, MPH, discusses the American Diabetes Association (ADA) recommendation to use healthy options, like canola oil, in place of butter on Everyday Health.

Story Posted: Nov 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Poaching Fish like a Pro with Canola Oil

Ten chefs competed at the 11th Ottawa-Gatineau Gold Medal Plates, as reported in Ottawa Magazine.

Story Posted: Oct 21, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Vote Canola Oil

Food Insight takes the U.S. presidential election straight to the kitchen. The campaign slogan is simple – vote canola oil for healthy unsaturated fats.

Story Posted: Oct 21, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Cuckoo Over Cooking Oils

Dr. David Katz, MD, Founding Director of the Yale Prevention Research Center and Founder of True Health Initiative, addresses common perceptions of cooking oils, including canola oil, in Very Well.

Story Posted: Oct 21, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Simple Tips for Healthier Cooking

Baking soothes the mind and feeds the soul – put your mind at ease with simple swaps to reduce unhealthy fats from your favorite recipes.

Story Posted: Oct 21, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Oil Cooks with the Pros

Calgary-based Chef Liana Robberecht created an autumn-themed savoury canola recipe as an ode to her home province to serve at the Taste of Pride in Orlando, Florida.

Story Posted: Oct 21, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

CanolaInfo's Fall Favourites

Get your canola oil ready and let fall flavours shine.

Story Posted: Sep 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Corazón Canola

CanolaInfo partnered with registered dietitian and spokesperson, Manuel Villacorta, for the Corazón Canola campaign for Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15th - October 15th).

Story Posted: Sep 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Mediterranean Fare

The Mediterranean diet is well known for including healthy foods that are common in the Mediterranean region.

Story Posted: Sep 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Simplicity is Everything

Cozy up to warm flavors with Food52’s Caramelized Onion, Coconut and Egg Curry.

Story Posted: Sep 16, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

The Do's of Healthy Snacking

Not all fats are created equal, and an article in Women’s Health breaks down the must-know facts about the role of fat in a healthy diet. So what types of fat should be a daily ‘do’?

Story Posted: Aug 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Labels Matter

Medical Xpress talks food labels with Packaged Facts, well-known publisher of consumer data on behaviours and products.

Story Posted: Aug 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Makeover the Grill

CanolaInfo spokesperson Manuel Villacorta, RD, shares ways to spike up summer grilling with Fox News Latino, recommending canola oil for its high heat tolerance, neutral flavour and light texture.

Story Posted: Aug 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Oil on the Mind

Julie Upton, MS, RD and Katherine Brooking, MS, RD share what it takes to keep your brain in tip-top shape in articles on US News & World Report, Yahoo! and WebMD.

Story Posted: Aug 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Cooking Oil Confident

Ever question your rudimentary cooking expertise?

Story Posted: Aug 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Back to School Fuel

Looking for ways to feed the old adage ‘breakfast is the most important meal?’ Katherine Brooking, MS, RD shares five power breakfasts to start your day on WebMD.

Story Posted: Jul 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Right Fats, Longer Life

WebMD reported on the recent study from researchers at Harvard and published in JAMA Internal Medicine that connects the link between high-levels of saturated fats and mortality rate.

Story Posted: Jul 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Summer Cooking with Canola Oil

Kelsey Nixon, host of Kelsey’s Essentials on the Cooking Channel (if video does not play, use this link), recommends canola oil for its neutral flavour when preparing seasonal summer dishes.

Story Posted: Jul 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Omega-3s, Please

A recent research review published in JAMA Internal Medicine, covered by WebMD, found that by regularly eating foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids like canola oil may lower your risk of fatal heart disease.

Story Posted: Jul 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

All Fats Are Not Equal

MSN reviewed fats to determine the line between healthy and not-so-healthy.

Story Posted: Jul 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Snack Healthy with Canola

Look no further than canola oil when preparing healthy summer snacks.

Story Posted: Jun 17, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Step-Up with Canola Oil

CanolaInfo teamed up with Manuel Villacorta, RD, in honor of Men’s Health month and summer grilling season.

Story Posted: Jun 17, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Canola Wins with Chefs & Dietitians

Chef Spike Gjerde shared with Food52 why he uses canola oil exclusively in his Baltimore-based restaurants.

Story Posted: Jun 17, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Tips From Celebrity Chefs

According to Bobby Flay on Today.com, canola oil’s neutral flavour coupled with a cast iron skillet are essential tools for cooking the perfect burger.

Story Posted: Jun 17, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Fats For Your Health

Buzzfeed catches up with health experts to talk fats – the good and the bad.

Story Posted: Jun 17, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

High-Oleic Canola Oil in Industry News

Food Business News reports that ConAgra Foods, producers of Fleischmann’s, Blue Bonnet, and Parkay, is removing partially hydrogenated oils (phos) in their spreads.

Story Posted: May 20, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Standing Out of the Oil Crowd

Consumers get tips from Catherine Kruppa, RD on ABC News for navigating cluttered supermarket aisles.

Story Posted: May 20, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Chef-Approved Grilling Companion

Celebrity chef, Katie Lee shares why she is canola crazed on Food Network’s popular series The Kitchen.

Story Posted: May 20, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Take Salads from Ho-Hum to Yum

Tired of the same salad, day-after-day, when trying to get your daily dose of greens?

Story Posted: May 20, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Healthy Fats in Focus

MSN reports on protein-centric diet fads compared to USDA dietary guidelines, and that five teaspoons of healthy oils – like canola oil – are recommended to be consumed daily.

Story Posted: May 20, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Culinary Corner

With warm temperatures and summer entertaining around the corner, it’s time break out the patio furniture and fire up the grill!

Story Posted: Apr 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Fad or Fact?

Is coconut oil healthy or a passing fad?

Story Posted: Apr 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Crop of The Week

Yuma Sun featured canola as the crop of the week for its distinctive versatility and health benefits.

Story Posted: Apr 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Cracking Food Label Codes

Scientific jargon plagues nutrition labels, leaving shoppers feeling overwhelmed and confused but there is a lot of helpful information too.

Story Posted: Apr 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Recipes & Cooking

Saturated vs. Unsaturated Fats Debate

WebMD reported on a widely publicized study from BMJ that reviews decades old research about saturated fat.

Story Posted: Apr 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Recipe Recap

Gear up for a weekend of flavourful dishes featuring canola oil.

Story Posted: Mar 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

National Nutrition Month

Meals can be healthy and mouthwatering, thanks in part to canola oil!

Story Posted: Mar 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Neutral Newsflash

Canola wins as the supporting roll in star recipes!

Story Posted: Mar 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

The Culinary Oil Showdown

The canola versus vegetable oil campaign is still a bustling conversation among diverse audiences.

Story Posted: Mar 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Meet the Fats

Want to learn what’s true, false and new about fats?

Story Posted: Mar 18, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Recipe Recap

If you’re searching for an excuse to let your inner sous chef shine, pull out your canola oil this weekend and test your culinary skills with one of with these delectable dishes:

Story Posted: Feb 22, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Events

Get Ready for San Diego

Today is the last day to register for the Canola Council of Canada’s 49th annual convention on March 1-3 at the Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego, Calif.

Story Posted: Feb 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Health & Nutrition

Eating Heart-Smart

February is American Heart Month and canola oil was touted as a heart smart option in two national U.S. media placements.canola oil eating heart smart American Heart month

Story Posted: Feb 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Health & Nutrition

Counting the Reasons to Use Canola Oil

The canola oil versus vegetable oil campaign continues to generate media coverage this month.

Story Posted: Feb 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Health & Nutrition

Following the Rules

The new 2016 Dietary guidelines are all the buzz – how does canola oil fit into the picture?

Story Posted: Feb 19, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Health & Nutrition, Recipes & Cooking

Move Over Olive Oil

Bustle states the facts – olive oil is not the oil of choice for certain cooking methods because of the low smoke point.

Story Posted: Jan 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

What’s in Your Bottle?

That’s the question CanolaInfo is asking in its new bilingual media campaign discussing the advantages of canola oil over vegetable oil.

Story Posted: Jan 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Meet the Guidelines

On Jan. 7, the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services issued the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2015-2020, which specifically calls for limiting calories from saturated fat.

Story Posted: Jan 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

‘20 Worst Foods for Your Muscles’

If you’re working hard to get fit, don’t sabotage your efforts with the wrong foods, writes Men’s Fitness in an article picked up by Yahoo! Health.

Story Posted: Jan 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Keep Baking Healthy

The holidays may be over, but you don’t need to give up tasty treats if you make them more healthful, suggests registered dietitian Zannat Reza in The National Post.

Story Posted: Jan 15, 2016 | Category: Canola Oil in the News

Get Ready for San Diego

Register for the Canola Council of Canada’s 49th annual convention March 1-3 at the Loews Coronado Bay Resort in San Diego, Calif.

Story Posted: Dec 18, 2015 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Recipes & Cooking

Bake to Differ

“Keep all your holiday desserts waistline-friendly by baking with canola oil,” writes registered dietitian Julie Upton in an article on holiday favorites with health benefits for PopSugar.com.

Story Posted: Dec 18, 2015 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Recipes & Cooking

Miracle Oil

When it’s time to celebrate the eight-day miracle of Hanukkah, even the White House reaches for canola oil, according to The New York Times.

Story Posted: Dec 18, 2015 | Category: Canola Oil in the News, Health & Nutrition

Eat Right This Season

CanolaInfo spokesperson Manuel Villacorta, R.D., shares a show-stopping holiday appetizer on the Huffington Post online: Purple Potato Causitas made with canola oil.