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[Graphic News] Sodium and potassium content in food

By Korea Herald

Published : Aug. 25, 2013 - 20:56

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The Korea Consumer Agency analyzed the nutritional content of kimchi sold in retail giants and found that it contains 643 mg of sodium per 100 g. The amount is higher than those of smoked ham and sausage. Excessive intake of sodium can cause high blood pressure.