November 27, 2013

Researchers at the University of Dundee and University College London on Wednesday reported that taking the maximum daily dose of some medicines would exceed the recommended daily limits for sodium, without any additional dietary intake, and potentially become an added risk factor for heart disease.

February 6, 2013

Adults should consume less than 2,000 mg of sodium, or 5 grams of salt, and at least 3,510 mg of potassium per day, according to new guidelines issued by the World Health Organization.

April 13, 2012

While more than half of U.S. adults currently are "watching" their diet, a fraction of them are doing so because they are concerned about their "salt intake," according to Mintel research.

November 4, 2011

South of France Natural Body Care is launching a social media campaign anchored by its new blog,, which went live Friday.

January 5, 2011

DALLAS — Reducing sodium is at the top of consumer request lists when it comes to what they want in snacks, according to Frito-Lay. SymphonyIRI data showed that 52% of consumers in 2009 identified low sodium as an important snack attribute — up from 43% in 2007.

Manufacturers are giving consumers what they want. Frito-Lay, for example, continues to expand its lightly salted chip varieties, which offer 50% less sodium per ounce per serving.

September 20, 2010

StarKist is answering tuna lovers' prayers with new low-sodium tuna offerings in convenient Flavor Fresh...

August 26, 2010

The Campbell Soup Co. has introduced its latest low-sodium version of its V8 juice, the...

June 24, 2010

Americans' sodium intake is at a record high, with less than 10% of adults making...

January 28, 2010

Campbell's is making consuming vegetables healthier by reducing the sodium content in its V8 vegetable...