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Does salt cause high blood pressure? i have a large appetite and eat lots of savoury foods which have salt but not much sugar and am in good shape.

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Dr. Daniel Zanger answered

Specializes in Cardiology

Salt: a lot depend of if you have underlying hypertension and how much salt you ingest. Patients who are real salt hogs eating over 3-4 grams per day will have problems with bp control.

Answered 2/10/2016

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