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80 percent of survey respondents agree food industry should use less salt.
It’s common knowledge too much sodium in your diet dangerously raises your blood pressure levels, posing serious harm to your heart and overall health. But with so many foods loaded with salt, it is often difficult limiting the amount of the dangerous chemical in your diet.
A researcher has used the Russian space simulation program Mars500 to discover 'sodium rhythms' in the human body, a discover that turns conventional wisdom about salt in the body on its head.
A new study shows a link between children and teenagers’ increased sodium intake and their risk of developing high blood pressure, which grows if the child or teen is overweight or obese.
New studies support limiting daily sodium consumption to less than 1,500 milligrams.
Salt Institute Cites Report’s Own Caveats Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) September 23, 2012 A recent paper from the CDC on childhood salt consumption and blood
Too much salt in your diet leads to an increased risk of high blood pressure (hypertension). And a recent study has found that children are consuming as much salt as adults do.
High blood pressure is responsible for many cardiovascular diseases that are the leading cause of death in industrialized countries.
When stressed, about 30 percent of blacks hold onto too much sodium, the equivalent of eating a small order of fast food French fries or a small bag of potato chips, researchers say.
Put that Gatorade down if you want to amplify your sports life and grab some coconut water instead, according to new research.
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