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Look at How Much Salt is in Chain Restaurant Meals!

February 1, 13 at 11:18 AM

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Look at How Much Salt is in Chain Restaurant Meals!

Just how much sodium is in a meal from popular chain restaurants? You may be shocked (though probably not surprised). A recent story in Time Magazine reveals that major restaurant chains put...

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Cutting teen salt could save future health costs

cnn.com | November 14, 10 at 08:15 PM

Read More: hypertension, salt, teens

Cutting teen salt could save future health costs

Reducing the amount of salt teens eat by 3 grams per day - that's about 1,200 milligrams or a 1/2  teaspoon - could lead to a 68 percent decrease in the number...

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The Hard Sell on Salt

nytimes.com | May 30, 10 at 10:13 AM

Read More: food industry, processed foods, salt

The Hard Sell on Salt

With salt under attack for its ill effects on the nation's health, the food giant Cargill kicked off a campaign last November to spread its own message. "Salt is a pretty amazing...

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Why We NEED to Limit Salt in Packaged Foods

huffingtonpost.com | Michael F. Jacobson, Ph.D. | April 25, 10 at 07:52 AM

Read More: processed food, restaurant, salt

Why We NEED to Limit Salt in Packaged Foods

I love black beans generally and black bean soup in particular. Filling and inexpensive, beans are high in dietary fiber, low in unhealthful fats, and hospitable to garlic, onion, red pepper, and...

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FDA to Processed Food Makers: Get the Salt Out

washingtonpost.com | Lyndsey Layton | April 20, 10 at 08:08 AM

Read More: Food and Drug Administration, Heart disease, Hypertension, Salt

FDA to Processed Food Makers: Get the Salt Out

The Food and Drug Administration is planning an unprecedented effort to gradually reduce the salt consumed each day by Americans, saying that less sodium in everything from soup to nuts would prevent...

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Health experts urge Americans to hold the salt

sfgate.com | Erin Allday | February 15, 10 at 12:45 PM

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Health experts urge Americans to hold the salt

Before surging obesity rates made villains of trans fats and sugars, salt was the big nutritional bad guy in the American diet, linked to hypertension, heart disease and stroke. Then waistlines expanded...

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Huge Benefits Seen From Eating Less Salt

nytimes.com | PAM BELLUCK | January 21, 10 at 12:59 PM

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Huge Benefits Seen From Eating Less Salt

In a report that may bolster public policy efforts to get Americans to reduce the amount of salt in their diets, scientists writing in The New England Journal of Medicine conclude that...

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High Salt Intake Directly Linked to Stroke and Cardiovascular Disease

sciencedaily.com | November 30, 09 at 12:17 AM

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High Salt Intake Directly Linked to Stroke and Cardiovascular Disease

High salt intake is associated with significantly greater risk of both stroke and cardiovascular disease, concludes a study published on the British Medical Journal website. The link between high salt intake and...

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