Study: Children are eating as much salt as adults

September 17, 2012   // 0 Comments

Article courtesy of Associated Press    American children eat as much salt as adults -- about 1,000 milligrams too much, or the same amount as in just one McDonald's Big Mac hamburger. Extra salt is linked with higher blood pressure, even in kids, but government research says those who are overweight and obese may be most vulnerable to its effects.  The new findings from the Centers for Disease C...

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