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Drive to curb salt intake should focus on China: Study

Medical Xpress - Fri 10 Aug 18

Salt consumption exceeds national and World Health Organization guidelines in most countries, but only the highest-sodium diets, such as in China, are linked to clear health risks, researchers ...

Study finds average consumption safe for heart health

Medical Xpress - Fri 10 Aug 18

New research shows that for the vast majority of individuals, sodium consumption does not increase health risks except for those who eat more than five grams a day, the equivalent of 2.5 teaspoons ...

Pass the salt: Study finds average consumption safe for heart health, ScienceDaily - Thu 9 Aug 18

Most of your sodium isn't coming from your salt shaker

Popular Science - Tue 14 Aug 18

Health It's not de salt, it's DiGiorno (and other processed foods). More than 4 out of every 10 Americans are avoiding salt, but a lot of us are doing it wrong. We often think ...

Study: Average Consumption of Salt Safe for Heart Health

Laboratory Equipment - Mon 13 Aug 18

NewsNew research shows that for the vast majority of individuals, sodium consumption does not increase health risks except for those who eat more than five grams a day.Contributed Author: McMaster ...

PURE Study: Only Cutting the Saltiest Diets Helps the Heart (CME/CE)

MedPageToday - Thu 9 Aug 18

(MedPage Today) -- But more potassium always helps, researchers find

High salt intake among Indian adults: PHFI

The Hindu - Tue 14 Aug 18

Calls for salt reduction strategy by the government