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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
3 out of 4
3 out of 4
Year Published: 

Strategies to Reduce Sodium Intake in the United States

Description of Resource: 
This documents provides recommendations for the public and private sectors about actions that can be taken to reduce dietary sodium intakes to levels recommended by the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.

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Developed By: 
National Academy of Sciences
Developer Type: 
Non-Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Nutrition and Weight Status
Healthy People 2020 Objectives: 
Resource Type: 
Non-Systematic Review
Cross-Sectional or Prevalence Study
Expert Opinion
Field-Based Summary or Case Study
Henney JE, Taylor CL, Boon CS, eds., and the Committee on Strategies to Reduce Sodium Intake, Food and Nutrition Board, Institute of Medicine. Strategies to Reduce Sodium Intake in the United States [Internet]. Washington, DC: National Academies Press; 2010 [cited 3013 Jan 17]. Available from: