salt

It’s one of life’s ironies that hospital food is often lacking in nutrition if not downright unhealthy but a recent study finds that hospital food contains twice recommended sodium levels – bad news for those in hospital due to a cardiovascular condition. Keeping a good sodium and potassium balance is important for a naturally healthy […]

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Taxing and reducing salt could reduce deaths from heart disease by 3% according to a new study which recommends reducing the salt content of processed foods by 10% and taxing those deemed to be high in salt. The 3% figure may not seem enormous but considering that cardiovascular disease is a major killer in many […]

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