Saving hearts, one shake at a time

The most common and preventable risk factor for cardiovascular disease is high blood pressure, and the most effective way of reducing high blood pressure is to reduce our overabundant salt intake.

The recently released mega-study the Global Burden of Disease 2010 report demonstrated that eating too much salt contributed to an estimated 2.3 million deaths from heart attacks, strokes and other heart-related diseases throughout the world in 2010. This represented 15% of all