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Study suggests link between fall in salt intake and drop in heart attack deaths

Study suggests link between fall in salt intake and drop in heart attack deaths

New research suggests link between the fall in salt consumption and a drop in heart attack and stroke fatalities. Photograph: Hera Food / Alamy/Alamy Declining consumption of salt in recent years has been the key factor in the large fall in the number...

Guardian, 23:56 in Health
 
Salt campaign deserves partial credit for fall in heart deaths

Salt campaign deserves partial credit for fall in heart deaths

Average daily salt consumption fell from 9.5g a day in 2003 to 8.1g a day in 2011. Photograph: Alamy It is understandable that the authors of this study want to highlight salt's role in reducing heart attack and stroke deaths. Professor Graham...

Guardian, 23:56 in Health
 


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