Sodium Handout

Help Your Patients Understand and Manage Their Sodium Intake with Our “Sodium” Handout!

 

Our “Sodium” handout provides essential information about sodium, its role in the body, and practical tips for reducing sodium consumption.

 

Handout comes as a PDF or Canva White Label Template (editable).

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Help Your Patients Understand and Manage Their Sodium Intake with Our “Sodium” Handout!

Our “Sodium” handout provides essential information about sodium, its role in the body, and practical tips for reducing sodium consumption.

 

What’s Inside the Sodium Handout?

  • What is Sodium? – Understand the basics of sodium, including its natural occurrence in food and salt.
  • Why Do We Need It? – Learn why sodium is essential for maintaining fluid balance, controlling blood pressure, nerve function, and muscle relaxation.
  • How Much Do We Need? – Get recommendations from the Dietary Guidelines for Americans on daily sodium intake, with a clear explanation of the typical consumption levels and health implications of excess sodium.
  • Where Does Sodium in the Diet Come From? – Identify common sources of sodium, including:
    • Salt added during cooking or at meals
    • The “Salty Six” – breads and rolls, pizza, sandwiches, cold cuts and cured meats, canned soups, and tacos and burritos
    • Sauces and seasonings – such as bouillon cubes, soy sauce, hot sauce, and steak sauce

 

Benefits for Your Patients:

  • Clear Information – Simplifies the complex topic of sodium intake, making it easy for patients to understand and follow.
  • Practical Tips – Provides actionable advice on how to identify and reduce high-sodium foods in their diet.
  • Better Health Management – Empowers patients to take control of their sodium intake, potentially lowering their blood pressure and improving overall heart health.

 

Benefits for You (the Provider):

  • Time-Saving Resource – Ready-to-use handout that saves you time in educating patients about sodium and its health effects.
  • Enhanced Patient Engagement – Helps you effectively communicate important nutritional information, leading to better patient engagement and compliance.
  • Improved Patient Outcomes – Supports your efforts to improve patient outcomes by providing clear guidance on managing sodium intake.

 

Why Choose Our Sodium Handout? This handout is an invaluable resource for dietitians and healthcare providers aiming to educate patients about the importance of managing sodium intake. It breaks down the information into easy-to-understand sections, helping patients make informed choices for their heart health.

 

Download now and support your patients with the knowledge they need to reduce their sodium intake and improve their well-being!

 

Handout comes as a PDF or Canva White Label Template (editable).

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