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Sodium, Blood Pressure, And Cardiovascular Disease, Further Evidence Supporting The American Heart Association Sodium Reduction Recommendations

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•  There is a direct, progressive, consistent, and continuous relationship between blood pressure and adverse health outcomes.
•  Strong evidence has implicated excess sodium intake in the development of elevated blood pressure.
•  New studies reinforce recommendations to limit daily sodium (salt) intake to less than 1,500 milligrams.



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Posted by Alyson PON Editor on Nov 2, 2012 9:00 AM America/Chicago

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