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Hypertension risk rises with increased salt consumption
Hypertension risk rises with increased salt consumption

(June 18, 2012 - Insidermedicine)

From Boston - Too much salt in the diet may lead to high blood pressure, according to a report published in Circulation. Researchers measured the sodium intake of nearly 6,000 adult men and women over 6 years, finding that those who consumed the most salt were at 21% increased risk of developing high blood pressure.

 
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