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Salt Processed Foods

Almost All American Kids Are Eating Too Much Salt

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living

By David Beasley ATLANTA, Sept 9 (Reuters) - American kids are eating far too much salt, mostly from processed foods sold in stores, p...

QUIZ: Are These Foods Worth Their Salt?

Posted 07.20.2012 | Healthy Living

There's no gentle way to say this: we eat entirely too much salt. As part of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, the USDA recommends a maximum of 2,...

Reducing Salt Can Save Lives

Nalini Saligram | Posted 10.10.2011 | Healthy Living
Nalini Saligram

Let us dispel any confusion there may be. There is a direct relationship between salt and hypertension -- and hypertension leads to cardiovascular disease.