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Sugar worse than salt

15 December, 2014
Scientists have clashed over claims that sugar may be worse for blood pressure and heart health than salt.US experts say people need to place a greater focus on cutting sugar intake and suggest the benefits of lowering salt levels are "debatable."Their arguments are published in the journal Open Heart.But other researchers have said the claims are "disingenuous" and "scientifically unnecessary". They maintain both need to be reduced.

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