Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 19:13
A new study has found that reducing salt intake and increased consumption of vegetable protein provide clear benefits for the heart and kidney health of patients with chronic kidney disease.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 13:24
A bloated stomach can invite many health-related problems. Cutting down on salt intake and focusing on potassium-rich fiber can help in getting a flat stomach, says an expert.
Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 15:26
Researchers at the University of Glasgow have revealed that low chloride levels in the blood is an independent indicator of mortality risk in people with hypertension.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 09:26
A married couple from Utah welcomed healthy quintuplets into the world with the help from a team of eight doctors, an anesthesiologist and dozens of nurses.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 11:21
Despite calls from public and health agencies for the food industry to voluntarily reduce sodium levels, a study has found that the processed food and fast food still have dangerously high salt levels.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2013, 09:52
Cutting down on salt and, at the same time, increasing levels of potassium in our diet will have major health and cost benefits across the world, a new study suggests.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 31, 2013, 10:31
Going by the lifestyles most of us lead, doctors say hypertension or high blood pressure (BP) can affect any of us and should be taken seriously as it is a silent killer.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 06, 2013, 12:50
Excessive salt consumption contributed to 2.3 million deaths from heart attacks, strokes and other heart-related diseases throughout the world in 2010, researchers have claimed.