Sodium reduction lowers blood pressure and should prevent cardiovascular disease, yet some studies have challenged this viewpoint. Here, we review three recently published meta-analyses that examined the effects of sodium and potassium intake on blood pressure and other health outcomes. In brief, the evidence for population-wide sodium reduction remains robust.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Nature Reviews Nephrology|
|State||Published - Jul 2013|
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