Sodium, Blood Pressure, and Cardiovascular Disease: Further Evidence Support...
Sodium, Blood Pressure, and Cardiovascular Disease: Further Evidence Supporting the American Heart Association Sodium Reduction Recommendations
- 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.
Read the full article in Circulation
Circulation. 2012: published online before print November 2, 2012, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e318279acbf.
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