Articles for Tag: "salt"

Infographic: The salty six for kids  Featured
Infographic: The salty six for kids
Learn about these sneaky sources of sodium.
Can your kids have high blood pressure? 
Can your kids have high blood pressure?
Hypertension among children is on the rise. Here’s what you should know.
Sandwiches raise Americans’ sodium intake 
Sandwiches raise Americans’ sodium intake
This lunchtime favorite may be contributing to increased levels of salt in our diets, research says. Learn how to keep it healthy.
Pass on the salt 
Pass on the salt
Decreasing sodium intake may prevent deaths from stroke and heart attack, says a new study.
The skinny on water weight 
The skinny on water weight
Find out how water can skew the scale.
How much salt are you really eating?  Featured
How much salt are you really eating?
Taking a closer look at your sodium intake may help keep disease at bay.
Ready-to-eat foods for toddlers packed with salt, study says 
Ready-to-eat foods for toddlers packed with salt, study says
Whether it’s pizza, macaroni and cheese or chicken noodle soup, most convenience foods are stuffed with sodium.