Subway Ads Warn New Yorkers About Sodium

April 1, 2013, 9:06 pm

Ads in subway cars will encourage New Yorkers to choose brands with less sodium, the latest in a range of public health initiatives under Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Bloomberg Leads Charge to Cut Salt in Foods

February 11, 2013, 12:20 pm

Stemming from a multi-health organization partnership, 21 companies, including Subway and Starbucks, have cut salt levels in products, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced on Monday.

Reducing Salt Intake could Reduce Stomach Cancer

July 24, 2012, 10:42 am

Scientists estimate that one in seven cases of stomach cancer could be avoided through reducing salt intake.

Salt, Vinegar, Sea Lions?

June 8, 2010, 4:25 am

The Humane Society International is using World Oceans Day, marked on Tuesday, to encourage better fishing practices to stop “bycatch”.

Excess Salt

January 31, 2010, 6:51 pm

Why do North Americans consume so much salt?

Government Working to Keep Us Safe and Warm, Says PM

January 9, 2010, 8:25 pm

The Prime Minister used a podcast to tell the nation there’s enough gas to see Britain through the current cold spell

Hidden Salt Linked to High Blood Pressure

August 25, 2009, 2:26 pm

One potential risk of excessive salt consumption is raised blood pressure.

A Home of White Gold

August 9, 2008, 11:02 pm

Blessed with a rare gift of nature—nine saline springs—a small town in northwestern Germany has long enjoyed wealth and success. Salt gave its name to this town near the [...]


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