Content Tagged: Low-Sodium Diets


Health Affairs – Salt and Public Health: Contested Science

Most recent policy research concludes that the concealment of scientific uncertainty in the case of salt reduction has been a mistake that has served neither the ends of science nor good policy. Read the full article on Health Affairs.    


Food for thought: cutting back on salt may cause you to eat more

But what if eating less salt also increases your weight by making you eat more?  “Over the past 30 years, an interesting phenomenon has occurred: the rates of obesity have dramatically gone up but the amount of salt we consume has remained fairly stable,” Read the full article