CSN with other health groups send letter to Harper urging action on sodium levels

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The Canadian Stroke Network along with other health groups sent a letter to Stephen Harper urging the government take action to reduce sodium consumption in Canada. Click here to read the letter. The Globe and Mail wrote an article about the letter: Some of the country’s most prominent health organizations have banded together to demand… [Continue Reading]

Critical appraisal of sodium study

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This critical appraisal is a product of the Scientific Review Sub-group of the Pan American Health Organization/ World Health Organization initiative on Cardiovascular Disease prevention throughdietary salt reduction. It was reviewed by an international panel of scientists and experts on dietary salt listed at the end of the appraisal. Read the appraisal here.

Sodium 101 app listed intop 10 for health and fitness apps by CBC

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CBC has listed the Sodium 101 application as one of the top 10 apps for health and fitness. The Sodium 101 app was included because it is a valuable tool for people with high blood pressure. Read the article here.