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Slow Cooker Recipes that Care for Your Heart

11 Slow Cooker Recipes that Care for Your Heart

By Melinda Hershey, Staff Writer

Not only are slow cooker recipes easy and convenient, they can also be incredibly healthy when done the right way! Take care of your heart*, both literally and figuratively, with these nutritious set-it-and-forget-it meals.

*These recipes fall within the heart-healthy guidelines from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the American Heart Association

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Slow Cooker Meatloaf

That's right--you can cook meatloaf in a slow cooker. This technique forms a nice, golden crust on the outside while preserving the meat juices on the inside. You'll never bake meatloaf again!