Caring for You Oats are high in fibre and naturally contain beta-glucan which helps lower cholesterol+. Oats are a source of carbohydrate. Our porridge contains no artificial flavourings, colourings or preservatives. Oat beta-glucan has been shown to lower blood cholesterol. No artificial flavourings, colourings or preservatives. Lowers cholesterol. 100% wholegrain. High in fibre. The Quaker Oats Company is an American food conglomerate based in Chicago. For over 130 years, Quaker has been inspired by the power and wholesome goodness of the amazing oat.