Lowering Sodium Consumption Could Save Lives

Research has found that lowering the amount of sodium-intake annually by 4% for ten years could save between 280,000- 500,000 lives. Americans, on average, consume around 3,500 mg of sodium a day with men averaging over that amount. Pam Coxson who is a mathematician at the University of California San Fransisco said in a news release, “no matter how we look at it, the story is the same

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