Study questions the need for most people to cut salt; most risk is with high blood pressure

  • by: MARILYNN MARCHIONE , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 13, 2014 - 4:57 PM

A large international study questions the conventional wisdom that most people should cut back on salt, suggesting that the amount most folks consume is OK for heart health — and too little may be as bad as too much. The findings came under immediate attack by other scientists.

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