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23 Jan 2019

Effect of low-sodium salt substitutes on blood pressure, detected hypertension, stroke and mortality

Hernandez, et al. conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to assess the efficacy of low-sodium salt substitutes (LSSS) as a potential intervention to reduce cardiovascular diseases. Findings show that LSSS significantly decreased systolic and diastolic blood pressure, with no effect for detected hypertension, overall mortality and intermediate outcomes. Read the full article here.

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