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Dietary Reference Intakes for Sodium and Potassium

This new consensus report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine reviews current evidence and updates intake recommendations known as the Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs) for sodium and potassium that were established in 2005. Dietary Reference Intakes for Sodium and Potassium revises the Adequate Intakes (AIs), which are the best estimate of intakes assumed to be adequate in apparently healthy individuals.

Resource Information

Date

March 5, 2019

Author

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine

Type

Report

Setting

Community-at-large

Age

Prenatal, Infant, Toddler (1-3), Children (4-11), Youth (12-17), Adults (18-64), Older Adults (65 and over)

Topic

Chronic Disease Prevention, Nutrients

Language

English

Jurisdiction

National, International

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