ISC 2011 - Diet Soda and Salt Studies

Diet soda may raise odds of vascular events; salt linked to stroke risk - American Stroke Association Meeting Report: Abstracts P55 and 25
 
 Study Highlights:
  • Drinking diet soda daily is linked to a higher risk of stroke, heart attack and vascular-related deaths.
  • High salt intake may double the risk of ischemic stroke, independent of sodium’s role in hypertension.

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