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Move Over, Sweet Tooth: Introducing the Salt Tooth
 

Move Over, Sweet Tooth: Introducing the Salt Tooth

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A genetic variation may make people more inclined to eat salty foods, according to a new study presented at an American Heart Association meeting.
 
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24 Nov 2016 - General
 
Potato chips are one of my guilty pleasures. After a stressful day at work, I usually reward myself with chips and ice cream. A combination of salty and sweet- a very deadly combination, at that. I know that as a physician, I should know better but junk food is just so hard to resist especially when you consider it as comfort food. Having too much salt in the diet places a person at a high risk for developing a wide range of cardiovascular and nephrotic diseases. I guess I should remind myself m...
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