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Warnings abound that we're overloading on salt, but earlier in September a study found that sodium wasn't significantly linked to high blood pressure in people who were not hypertensive. How to make sense of it all? Start here.
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DO YOU HAVE HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE?
Experts have long cautioned that excessive salt intake can raise BP
ARE YOU OVER AGE 45?
Blood pressure generally rises with age–affecting men most around age 45 and women around age 65
ARE YOU AFRICAN AMERICAN?