Salt Matters: Preserving Choice, Protecting Health (long version) (CDC-TV)

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15 minutes
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Excessive salt intake has proven to be a major contributor to heart attack and stroke, the first and third leading causes of death in the United States. More than three-quarters of Americans' daily salt intake comes from foods consumed in restaurants and purchased in grocery stores. Our "Salt Matters: Preserving Choice, Protecting Health" video outlines ways to help Americans make healthier food choices with lower salt content.
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Low sodium diet, low salt diet, high blood pressure, high-blood-pressure, hypertension, dash diet
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2011
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Yes
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Liz Hudson (Robyn Beechuk)