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How can a low sodium diet effect ones hearing?

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Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
Nephrology and Dialysis 14 years experience
Read on: Assuming you are referring to the current definition of a "low sodium" diet , which is about 1500-2300 mg/day, i don't see why it should have any effect on hearing.

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The daily recommendation on a normal diet is 1, 400mg of sodium~~~how much should you have on a low sodium diet?

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Dr. Martin Fried
General Practice 36 years experience
1400-2400mg: A normal sodium diet is recommended about 2400mg of sodium a day. A low sodium diet would be in the range of 1400 to 2000mg of sodium a day.

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