§ Mrs. McCurley
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what representations he has received from the Royal Society of Medicine Services on the implications for public health policies of dietary salt and hypertension; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mrs. Currie
I believe my hon. Friend is referring to the recent report from the Royal Society of Medicine Services "Dietary Salt and Hypertension: Implications for Public Health Services". This report has been received in the Department and is being considered by medical and nutrition advisors.