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The Truth About Salt And Your Body

Posted 11.14.2013 | OWN

By Melinda Wenner Moyer Salt has long been one of the great villains of the American diet, and the rules of engagement have come down to one ra...

5 Things Never To Feed Your Child

Kristin Kirkpatrick, M.S., R.D., L.D. | Posted 03.26.2012 | Parents
Kristin Kirkpatrick, M.S., R.D., L.D.

Today, I often get questions from parents regarding the healthiest foods to give their children. More often than not, they don't like my answers. Do you ever wonder about how the foods you're giving your child today may affect him or her tomorrow? Here are five to steer clear of.

DON'T Pass The Salt This Thanksgiving

AP | By LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 01.21.2012 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- No need for a salt shaker on the Thanksgiving table: Unless you really cooked from scratch, there's lots of sodium already hidden in the...

Americans Confused By Red Wine, Sea Salt

Slashfood | Posted 06.27.2011 | Home

Ignorance is bliss, but it's not very good for your health. U.S. News Health reports that 76% of 1,000 American polled agreed with the statement "wine...

Gov't To Certain Americans: Eat Only A Half Teaspoon Of Sodium Per Day

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — You should eat less salt, the government says. A lot less. It won't be easy. Consumers will need help from food companies if they ...