A Salty Tale: Too Much Sodium Linked to 1.65 Million Deaths Annually

Monday, September 15, 2014

Each year 1.65 million people die worldwide from high-sodium diets that lead to heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular disease. A new Harvard University review of existing research has found that most people eat far more salt than recommended, and salt is a major contributor to high blood pressure—a primary cause of cardiovascular disease. more »