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Thais warned to reduce salt intake

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Thai people should reduce their consumption of salty foods for their own good health, according to the public health deputy permanent secretary. 

Dr Sophon Mekthon was speaking at the launch of a campaign to enourage people to eat more healthily.

The health ministry is cooperating with the Thai Health Promotion Foundation, the Royal College of Physicians of Thailand (RCPT) and the network for consuming less salt.

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