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Increased Potassium intake lowers stroke risk
Old 04-05-2013, 02:29 PM   #1
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Increased Potassium intake lowers stroke risk

An interesting new study... and a relatively simple dietary change to make

BBC News - Increase potassium and cut salt to reduce stroke risk

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Old 04-05-2013, 03:24 PM   #2
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This sounds pretty similar to the DASH diets used for folks with high blood pressure risk (which is in turn a big factor in stroke risk).

Another banana-strawberry smoothie, please!

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I take Pot. pills after I work out
Old 04-07-2013, 07:04 AM   #3
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I take Pot. pills after I work out

For years, after I run or work out in the gym, I take potassium pills I buy in the health food store. Have been doing this since the 1970's. If it were dangerous, I would be dead by now. By the way, my blood pressure slightly low.
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