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July 8, 2010

SUGAR, NOT JUST SALT, LINKED TO HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE

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Eating too much sodium can push your blood pressure into the danger zone. Now, researchers are reporting that eating too many sweets—or drinking too much soda—may have a similar effect.

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September 30, 2009

Heart Risk Factors Cut Life Span by 10 Years

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A 50-year-old smoker who has a history of high blood pressure and high cholesterol can expect to die a decade earlier than someone of the same age with none of these heart disease risk factors, a study shows.

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September 28, 2009

Decreasing Salt Intake Could Save US $18 Billion Annually In Health Costs, Study Finds

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Reducing Americans’ average intake of sodium to the amount recommended by health officials could save the nation as much as $18 billion annually in avoided health care costs and improve the quality of life for millions of people, according to a new RAND Corporation study. The study estimates that meeting national sodium guidelines could eliminate 11 million cases of high blood pressure nationally and extend the lives of thousands of people each year.

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