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  • 21. Managing Blood Pressure with a Heart-Healthy Diet The American Heart Association explains how to manage high blood pressure with a heart-healthy diet.
  • 22. About Sodium (Salt) The American Heart Association explains how excess sodium in the diet can lead to high blood pressure and how the average American diet gets almost twice as much sodium daily as recommended.
  • 23. Reducing Sodium in the Food Supply Forum AHA recently convened a two-day interactive and collaborative forum for key stakeholders and thought leaders in sodium reduction to discuss the current status and future implications of reducing sodium in the food supply and identify opportunities for stakeholder collaboration. Learn more.
  • 24. Living with Heart Failure Brochure (Spanish/English) This brochure explains the causes and symptoms of congestive heart failure and looks at treatments including diuretics, vasodilators, digitalis, sodium and potassium control, and surgery. It reassures readers that medicine and lifestyle changes can make a full, active life possible.
  • 25. Sea Salt Vs. Table Salt The American Heart Association explains that sea salt has some health benefits ? but won?t lower your sodium content one bit.
  • 26. Healthy Recipes The American Heart Association offers these healthy low-cholesterol, low- salt and diabetes-friendly recipes.
  • 27. Nutrition Quizzes Nutrition Quizzes
  • 28. Sodium Infographics The American Heart Association explains how excess sodium in the diet can lead to serious health issues with these infographics.
  • 29. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Sodium The American Heart Association answers the most frequently asked questions about sodium and heart health.
  • 30. Healthy low-choletsterol, low- salt and diabetes-friendly recipes Healthy low-choletsterol, low- salt and diabetes-friendly recipes from the American Heart Association.


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