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Consuming 4,000 milligrams or more of sodium in a single meal -- many restaurant meals exceed this amount -- can present a heart risk, U.S. food advocates say.
U.S. residents should eat less salt, federal health officials said Thursday, and a lower sodium recommendation applies to almost 70 percent of adults.
After a series of victories that include a smoking ban, a ban on trans fats and mandating restaurants to post the calorie contents of their foods, New York City is now waging a new campaign to clamp down on the amount of sodium New Yorkers consume.
People trying to lower their blood pressure should also boost their intake of potassium, which has the opposite effect to sodium, a U.S. study suggests. Senior author Dr.
Most people know that too much sodium from foods can increase blood pressure.
The average sodium content of 528 U.S. packaged and restaurant foods increased by less than 1 percent from 2005 to 2008, non-profit officials said. Michael F.
KELSO, Wash., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Salt. It's been a hot topic shaking up nutritionists and medical professionals for years, and now it's making waves at the government level: U.S.
Latin American Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE: LAT) (the "Corporation" or "Latin American") reports encouraging initial brine sample results from its extensive, wholly-owned salt lake properties in northwest Argentina.
Ocean's Flavor, in its quest to produce healthier sea salts, is proud to introduce two new lower sodium Natural Healthy Sea Salts, thus adding to their flagship line of healthy salts.
The phrase, "international salt talks" takes on a whole new meaning as ingredients-savvy consumers worldwide demand healthy salt in their diets.
Cesium (or Caesium) is a chemical element with the symbol Cs and atomic number 55. Caesium is a soft alkali metal that is silvery-gold. It melts and liquefies at 83 degrees Fahrenheit and is one of only five metals that are liquid close to room temperature. Caesium is a metal that is most widely known for its use in atomic clocks. Cesium comes from the Latin word caesius meaning "˜bluish-gray'. It was discovered in 1860 by Robert Bunsen and Gustav Kirchhoff in Durkheim, Germany in mineral...
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