2012 NLA Scientific Sessions Highlights
The Need to Reduce Sodium in the U.S. Diet
Lawrence J. Appel, MD, MPH
The current recommended upper limit of sodium per day is 2300 mg (100 mmol) in the general population, but 1500 mg (65 mmol) in high-risk groups such as African American, middle and older aged adults, and people with high blood pressure, diabetes, or CKD.