Potassium more vital for Blood Pressure than low sodium?

Published on Apr 5, 2017

Potassium may be more important to those with high blood pressure than low sodium. We review the recent study ” Cardiovascular benefits associated with higher dietary K vs. lower dietary Na evidence from population and mechanistic studies, in regard to this phenomenon.

Citation: Cardiovascular benefits associated with higher dietary K vs. lower dietary Na evidence from population and mechanistic studies American Journal of Physiology – Endocrinology And Metabolism, 2017; 312 (4): E348 DOI:10.1152/ajpendo.00453.2016

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