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Should people with high blood pressure avoid sodium?

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Several studies have shown that lowering blood pressure with drugs can reduce the risk of stroke and possibly heart attack. Since all antihypertensive drugs have unwanted effects any non-pharmacological ways of lowering blood pressure merit serious consideration.

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