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Salty foods, BMI to blame for more children with high blood pressure

July 17, 2013 by

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According to an article on Foxnews.com, Salty meals, combined with higher levels of body mass indexes (BMIs) and obesity, are triggering a scary side effect among young people: high blood pressure. The risk for elevated blood pressure levels among children and adolescents has increased 27 percent in the past 13 years, according to a new […]