Ask the ExpertsHealthy HeartCholesterolHealthy EatingSubscriber Only Q. I have high cholesterol and my doctor told me to eat more beans. Why? Published: January 9, 2020 Updated: February 21, 2020 0 Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google+ Print Q. I have high cholesterol and my doctor told me to eat more beans. Why? To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber Subscribe Subscribe to Tufts Health & Nutrition Get the next year of Tufts Health & Nutrition for as little as $18. And access all of our back issues and online content free of charge. Subscribe today and save 36% off the regular rate! Already Subscribed? Click Here to Sign In | Forgot your password?