Mr. Noodles wins 2011 Canadian Salt Lick Award

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Cheap, salty products a feature of student diet Mr. Noodles, a low-cost diet staple popular among university and college students, has won the fourth annual Canadian Salt Lick Award. “A package of the popular ramen-style noodles provides the sodium equivalent of drinking a cup of sea water,” says Kevin Willis of the Canadian Stroke Network…. [Continue Reading]

2009 Canadian “Salt Lick Award” goes to the country’s pizza producers

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Download Release Pizza delivers a wallop of blood-pressure raising sodium in every slice. Three of Canada’s Networks of Centres of Excellence – the Canadian Stroke Network, the Canadian Obesity Network and the Advanced Foods and Materials Network – today awarded the second annual national “Salt Lick Award” to the country’s pizza producers for loading the… [Continue Reading]

Canada’s “Salt Lick Award” goes to A&W “Chubby Junior” Meal

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Parents urged to steer children from sodium-laden fast food Three of Canada’s Networks of Centres of Excellence – the Canadian Stroke Network, the Canadian Obesity Network and the Advanced Foods and Materials Network – today awarded the first national “Salt Lick Award” to the A&W “Chubby Junior” Kids’ Meal, which contains 1,910 milligrams of sodium… [Continue Reading]