BK to market only lower-sodium meals to kids

MIAMI Burger King Corp. said Wednesday it would limit the salt content within all Kids Meals advertised to children under 12 amid growing attention from health regulators and restaurants surrounding the sodium content in food.

The nation's No. 2 burger chain said meals marketed to younger children would contain no more than 600 milligrams of sodium. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommends that children over the age 4 should consume less than 2,400

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