Soy poised to lose its heart protection claims

The evidence is inconclusive, experts say
soy milk and tofu
Soy milk and tofu

Popular health claims that soy protein has a role in improving cardiovascular disease risk factors have been cast into further doubt.

While some evidence still suggests a relationship between soy protein and a reduced risk of heart disease, the totality of currently available scientific evidence continues to call into question the certainty of this relationship.