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New research re: salt guidelines has critics
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Haylen_WebMD_Staff posted:
Here's a news story from the WebMD Heart Health Center.

New Research Calls Salt Guidelines Into Question

Study Suggests Reducing Sodium May Increase Unhealthy Blood Fats; Critics Say Study Is Flawed

Do you pay close attention to your sodium intake?

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