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Can too much salt cause an uti?

Can too much salt cause an uti?

No: A urinary tract infection is most commonly caused when bacteria that live in your colon start to travel up your urethra and into your bladder. Eating a high salt diet would not make this anymore likely to happen. ...Read more

Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Sodium (Definition)

It's an element that is important in the cell functions ...Read more


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Will too much salt cause dizziness?

Will too much salt cause dizziness?

It may: Especially if you already have high blood pressure. The salt will only raise your blood pressure which can be dangerous for you. ...Read more

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Why does too much salt cause hypertension?

Why does too much salt cause hypertension?

RETAINS WATER: Human Body is 60% water by weight. Water is both in the cells(iNTRAVASCULA)and(EXTRAVASCULAR)outside the cells.
Too much water is bad for the body as too little is
Too much Sodium causes increased water in and out of the cells and that causes increase in Blood Pressure
Most humans will simply excrete the excess Na,But20%of have genetic disposition that causes Na retention, that cause water retention ...Read more

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Does too much salt cause seizures I was curious.

Does too much salt cause seizures I was curious.

Table salt?: Abnormalities of sodium can cause seizures, either high sodium (hypernatremia) or low sodium (hyponatremia). Both conditions can be very dangerous with serious damage to the brain possible. However, both conditions are usually caused by an imbalance of water, rather than excessive intake or lack of salt/sodium. Hyponatremia can be seen in people who drink very excessive amounts of water. ...Read more

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Can consuming too much salt cause renal failure. If not what causes renal failure?

Can consuming too much salt cause renal failure. If not what causes renal failure?

Renal failure: Your question cannot be answered in 400 characters. Please go to this link to answer your question:

http://www.Medicinenet. Com/kidney_failure/page2. Htm#what_causes_kidney_failure. ...Read more

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Does too much salt cause pain when having sex?

Does too much salt cause pain when having sex?

It should not!: Probably not, but too much salt regularly is a health issue to be avoided! ...Read more

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Can too much salt cause skipped or extra heart beats?

Can too much salt cause skipped or extra heart beats?

Palpitations: Excess salt can elevate the blood pressure but doesn't'produce palpitations. Caffeine, alcohol, chocolate and anxiety are common causes of palpitations. ...Read more

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Why does too much salt cause me to have skipped beats / heart palpitations?

Why does too much salt cause me to have skipped beats / heart palpitations?

Palpitations: Salt per se shouldn't precipitate palpitations although it can raise the blood pressure. To affect heart action it would have to cause fluid retention which could put strain on a weak heart but not one with healthy heart and kidneys. Caffeine, nicotine and alcohol can induce palpitations, however. ...Read more

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Can too much salty food in one day cause you to overdose on sodium? How much salt (contained in food) would it take to overdose?

Can too much salty food in one day cause you to overdose on sodium?  How much salt (contained in food) would it take to overdose?

Overdose: Sodium can cause fluid retention and hypertension, but true overdose is unlikely since our kidneys can regulate elimination of sodium. If you have heart failure, renal failure or endocrine conditions, too much sodium can be very dangerous. It is recommended that no more than 4 grams of sodium be ingested daily for most people and less for the conditions listed above. ...Read more

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Can too much sodium cause tingling of face?

Can too much sodium cause tingling of face?

No: High sodium levels in blood may indicate dehydration but do not cause tingling anywhere. ...Read more

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What causes swelling in the leg? Too much salt? Thyroid low?

What causes swelling in the leg? Too much salt? Thyroid low?

Both can: Most things can cause leg swelling, including the 2 above in the question. Blood test will answer the thyroid question. ...Read more

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What causes bumps on your tongue? Could it be an allergic reaction or just too much salt?

What causes bumps on your tongue? Could it be an allergic reaction or just too much salt?

Bumps on tongue: The top surface of the tongue has tiny bumps... These are the papillae of the tongue and are normal anatomy. Further, back on the top and sides, you will see larger bumps. Theses are usually lingual tonsils. They too are normal tissue. Have your dentist look at what you are seeing to make sure these bumps are normal tissue and not anything more serious. Make the call and put your mind at ease. ...Read more

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Can too much salt in diet/fast food taken for long term harm the endothelium lining and cause endothelium dysfunction?

Can too much salt in diet/fast food taken for long term harm the endothelium lining and cause endothelium dysfunction?

Salt: Probably not but change to only half the amount of salt. If this does not have an effect on your feeling — relax! That said, if the half dose of salt doesn't change how you feel you must see your primary doctor. Please keep me informed. ...Read more

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Can rinsing with salt water too much cause a tooth abscess?

Can rinsing with salt water too much cause a tooth abscess?

No: Warm salt water has a cleaning and healing effect on the gums. It will not cause a tooth abscess. ...Read more

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Just out of curiosity is it possible to be on a very low calorie diet but not lose weight if consuming too many foods that cause bloating like sodium?

Just out of curiosity is it possible to be on a very low calorie diet but not lose weight if consuming too many foods that cause bloating like sodium?

Bloating can be a: Sign of food allergies or gluten intolerance. Have yourself tested to make sure you know what you're allergic too. It's not the calories consumed, but the proportion of carbs to protein that will help you loose weight. Less than 1/2 cup of carbs is good with 2/3 of your plate with organic veges of 5 colors, and 4 oz of protein, lots of purified water after your meal. 1/4 cup fruit/day. Good luck! ...Read more

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Eating too much __________ can cause damage to the liver. Is it. Potassium B. Sodium C. Vitamin B D. Magnesium?

Eating too much __________ can cause damage to the liver.
Is it.
 Potassium
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 Sodium
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 Vitamin B
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 Magnesium?

Liver damage: If you have too much salt in your diet, that excess sodium won't cause liver damage, according to the National Library of Medicine. High dietary intake of Magnesium and Potassium is normalized by renal excretion and will not generally cause problems. High doses (2000 to 3000 mg per day) of niacin (vitamin B3) can also cause nausea, jaundice and elevated liver enzymes mimicking hepatitis. ...Read more

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How much salt is too much on a daily basis?

How much salt is too much on a daily basis?

Less than you get!: The daily recommended amount is 2300 mg, unless you have htn/dm/kideney disease and then it is 1500 mg. The average amount for most americans is 3400 mg. Salt is essential for health, but too much causes problems. Our diets are the main culprits, especially processed food. The mayo clinic has a great link with more info: http://www.Mayoclinic. Com/health/sodium/nu00284/. ...Read more

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What happens if you eat too much salt in a day?

What happens if you eat too much salt in a day?

Could increase BP: Depending on your medical condition and how much salt you consume, there is a spectrum of possible outcomes from nothing but increased thirst to full-blown hypertensive crisis and chf. Discuss the appropriate salt intake with your physician before you experiment too much! ...Read more

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Some says, too much salt makes you fat? How? Or is it true?

Salt: Excess salt can make you retain water, which can increase your weight and blood pressure. Be careful not to ingest too much salt. ...Read more

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Why is salt so important to the body if too much of it is bad for you?

Salt. : Too much of a good thing isn't always "more good". Salt makes, us retain water, which is bad for people with high blood pressure or heart conditions. That being said, sodium does have normal and important bodily functions. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what happens when we have too much sodium in our diet?

Could you tell me what happens when we have too much sodium in our diet?

Water retention: In general our bodies can handle it, but increased sodium also increases water retention. This can worsen high blood pressure, kidney disease, or congestive heart failure. ...Read more

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Could it be right that too much salt is really bad for you, if yes, then why?

Yes: Normal body maintains a balance between sodium, potassium and other electrolytes. If the hormone and kidney function is impaired then excessive salt can lead to increase in the body fluid volume. That can them cause high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, swilling if the feet etc ...Read more

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What causes you to have so much salt (125 mg) in the lite mayonanaise and only 90mg for the regular?

Taste: If decrease calories and fat content lessen flavor and hence desirability, adding salt to compensate for this is common practice. ...Read more