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  • Zinc deficiency ‘plays a role in high blood pressure’

    Zinc deficiency ‘plays a role in high blood pressure’0

    Lower-than-normal zinc levels may contribute to hypertension by altering the way the kidneys handle sodium, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Physiology–Renal Physiology. Zinc deficiency is common in people with chronic illnesses such as type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease. People with low zinc levels are also at a higher risk for

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