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Monthly Archives: August 2011


Salt – making the news

Lately the media has been reporting a lot on a recent Cochrane Review and suggesting that perhaps salt reduction isn’t all it’s cracked up to be – that it may not offer any cardiovascular benefit.  Since diet advice on salt restriction is the cornerstone of many guidelines for the management of hypertension, these reports made dietitians across Canada sit up and take a closer look at the study.  What if we can suddenly change all of our advice? Well, the … (Read more)

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