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(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) AMA report on the annual deaths caused in the US from excess salt consumption cited.
(Washington: Lisa Stark) The American salt habit examined; examples cited of salt in food; details given about the issue of warning labels on food high in sodium; British TV ad urging salt cutbacks shown. [Center for Science in the Public Interest Michael JACOBSON- cites the dangers of salt in food linked to high blood pressure.] [AMA Dr. Stephen HAYES- offers a view on salt deaths.] [Grocery Manufacturers Assn. Robert EARL- cites voluntary measures.]
- Stephanopoulos, George;
- Stark, Lisa
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