Researchers were looking for natural ways (besides diet and exercise) to reduce cholesterol levels without resorting to statin drugs, which are expensive and have side effects. While Vitamin E mega-supplements are off the menu, they found that low doses of Rice Bran Oil TRF's were very effective.
In Japan, potato chips, rice crackers and even french fries are fried in rice bran oil. Can they actually be good for you? Off to Sanko, our local Japanese dispensary, for a bag of shrimp chips! ::Eurekalert by [LA]