This is another article that supports the literature for reduction in salt intake for overall population health. This systematic further shows that not only does salt lower blood pressure, but there are no adverse effects on lipids, catecholamine levels of renal function. Furthermore, it is associated with lower risk of stroke and fatal coronary heart disease in adults.
- Effect of increased potassium intake on cardiovascular risk factors and disease: systematic review and meta-analyses
- Effects of intensive blood pressure lowering on cardiovascular and renal outcomes: updated systematic review and meta-analysis.
- Intensive vs Standard Blood Pressure Control and Cardiovascular Disease Outcomes in Adults Aged ≥75Years: A Randomized Clinical Trial