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1-7 February, World Salt Awareness Week 2010 - Salt and your health

30 November 2011

The focus of World Salt Awareness Week 2010 is ‘Salt and Your Health’. Many people are aware that salt can damage their health, but do not know it is linked to serious health conditions such as stroke and heart failure. There is also increasing evidence supporting links between our current high salt diets and the onset of stomach cancer, osteoporosis, obesity and kidney stones and kidney disease.



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