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‘Too much salt bad for your health’ – Medical experts

People who consume excessive salt are more likely to develop hypertension than those who do not, say medical experts.

They were speaking at an Urban Science Café organised by Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust (MLW) on Wednesday, 24th September.

A lead expert in non-communicable diseases in Malawi, Professor Moffat Nyirenda explained that excessive salt puts people at risk of developing hypertension.