Low-Sodium Diet Center

Learn about low-sodium diets with articles, meal plans and recipes from EatingWell's food and nutrition experts.

Tips for a Low-Sodium Diet

6 Sneaky Signs You Might Be Eating Too Much Salt
You might want to put down the salt shaker if you're experiencing any of these signs.
5 Natural Ways to Help You Ditch the Saltshaker
Kick excess sodium to the curb with these flavorful salt swaps.
Looking for Low-Sodium Foods? Watch Out for These Sneaky Sources of Sodium
Your diet might be piled high with salt without you even picking up the saltshaker. Learn all the surprising salt traps so you can cut back on how much sodium you're getting each day.

Healthy Eating & Sodium

Steps to Start a Low-Sodium Diet
Eating less sodium is healthier for just about everyone, regardless of your blood pressure numbers. These tips will help you cut out salt slowly so you adjust easily.
Top 10 Sources of Sodium in Food
It's not just about the salt shaker. Sodium is in foods you eat everyday—here are the biggest offenders.
Eating Less Salt Could Improve Your Quality of Life, According to New Research

Heart failure patients experienced less fatigue when they cut back on sodium.