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Easy Ways to Cut Sodium Intake

Improve Your Health by Reducing Your Salt Intake

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6/23/2018 9:37:57 AM

STEEPERSLOUNGE's SparkPage
I am allergic to iodine so table salt is not an issue for me however , I do cook with a pinch of Pink Salt. Our bodies need some sodium.
6/7/2018 9:16:12 AM

KHALIA2's SparkPage
Thank you for this important info!
ELRIDDICK
1/12/2018 5:47:13 AM

Thanks for sharing
11/30/2017 2:02:00 PM

PWILLOW1's SparkPage
I USE LESS SALT & MORE HERBS.
8/18/2017 6:44:58 PM

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8/17/2017 4:35:35 PM

MNABOY's SparkPage
Thanks for the chart
8/17/2017 7:04:50 AM

JAJABEE1717's SparkPage
I've cut the salt called for in recipes by half for over 45 years and rarely use table, but love pepper. However, sometimes I just crave a salty snack and I indulge without guilt.
7/5/2017 9:05:50 AM

ALEPEQUIJADA's SparkPage
Interesting
6/29/2017 10:30:14 AM

FISHGUT3's SparkPage
Agreed Vicky!
5/21/2017 12:35:59 PM

LOSER05's SparkPage
everything thats bad for you taste soo good.
ETHELMERZ
3/25/2017 6:08:44 AM

We limit our intake, but are not crazy over doing it, no salt at the dining table. But we dislike the taste of herbs and many spices, I don't care how supposedly "good" they are, they don't taste good to us at all. So worry about other things in life.
SANDYLAMB1
10/13/2016 10:34:06 AM

Made the commitment to not use salt - two weeks now and keeping the faith.
5/25/2016 10:34:45 AM

NEREA_72's SparkPage
I don't even have salt in my cupboard, I use lots of spices and herbs instead but even so, my sodium intake tends to be on the higher side. The main problem for me is processed food. I'm a vegetarian and I hate cooking, so I often prepare heat-amd-serve precooked stuff like soy burgers and similar things. Which are, I'm finding out, quite high in sodium. It's not a real health problem for me since I have low pressure, nevertheless it's one of the problems sabotaging my diet. Thanks for the article, definitely an eye -opener!
1/15/2016 10:48:06 AM

PUPPYBUG's SparkPage
I use almost exclusively whole foods, never add salt to anything, and I go over my sodium intake at least six days a week.
12/18/2015 9:48:12 PM

CAROLJ35's SparkPage
I rarely go over in sodium because a doctor taught me 30 years ago how to control it. I have cooked with a lot of herbs for years. Recently I discovered the flavor of unsalted butter is actually better than salted. (My husband accidentally picked up a 4-pack of unsalted and two of my adult kids told me they use it most of the time because they like it.)

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