Sugar could be worse for your blood pressure than salt
High sugar levels affect a key area of brain called the hypothalamus.
Researchers believe sugar may be the actual causative factor for high blood pressure.
They are of the view that encouraging consumers to hold the sugar not the salt may be the better dietary strategy to achieve blood pressure control.
The American researchers say that high sugar levels affect a key area of the brain called the hypothalamus which causes the heart rate to quicken and blood pressure to rise.