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  • Your voice makes a difference

    You asked, and food companies answered.

    In September, you began asking food companies to prioritize sodium reduction and show support for sodium reduction in comments to the FDA. Since then, you have collectively sent more than 4,000 letters to the CEOs of nine food companies and restaurants! 

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  • AHA Applauds FDA and Encourages Further Efforts on Sodium Reduction

    What a great week to break up with salt! The company that makes Lays chips and Quaker cereal just announced a new commitment to sodium reduction. And, this week the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is asking for feedback on draft voluntary targets for sodium in various foods.

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  • published Happy school lunch week! in Blog 2016-10-11 16:53:04 -0400

    Happy school lunch week!

    Happy school lunch week! At AHA, we are proud that school meals are healthier than ever – including the efforts made to reach more moderate levels of sodium. One way to encourage healthy choices is by joining your kids for a #CafeteriaDate.

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  • Just add color to eat more fruits and vegetables

    Want to know an easy way to eat healthier? Simply add colorful fruits and vegetables to your plate.

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  • 'Less Salt, More Sweat' helps develop healthy mind, body and soul

    Having a positive attitude is key to achieving good health. But it’s not enough. We must employ a holistic approach — especially when facing common obstacles such as lack of time, resources and motivation.

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