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How much sodium should an 80lb child consume a day?
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In brief: It depends.
1000 to 1500mg/day is a good range to start with.
1500 mg is approximately less than 1 teaspoon. Remember sodium is only but one factor in the developemnt of high blood pressure.

In brief: It depends.
1000 to 1500mg/day is a good range to start with.
1500 mg is approximately less than 1 teaspoon. Remember sodium is only but one factor in the developemnt of high blood pressure.
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