The theory that salt is bad for you and contributes to high blood pressure and heart disease is an idea that has become more or less cemented as dogma. Alas, the war on salt has had a number of drawbacks and unintended consequences.
For starters, evidence shows having the correct potassium to sodium balance influences your risk for hypertension and heart disease to a far greater extent than high sodium alone, and the Western diet tends to be lacking in potassium. Read more
Friday, March 17, 2017
Why the War on Salt Is Dangerous to Your Health
Dr. Joseph Mercola explains why the medical establishment's war on salt is dangerous to your health.