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    • Development of an online tool for sodium intake assessment in Mexico 

      Colín-Ramírez, Eloisa; Cartas-Rosado, Raúl; Miranda Alatriste, Paola Vannesa; Espinosa Cuevas, Ángeles; Arcand, JoAnne; Morales Guerrero, Josefina C.; Cassis Nosthas, Lorena; Rivera-Mancía, Susana; Vallejo Allende, Maite; Correa-Rotter, Ricardo (2019-12)
      [ABSTRACT]. Excess sodium intake is associated with adverse health effects, and reducing its intake is a strategy that improves population health. However, estimating sodium intake is challenging and new options for ...
    • Mapping dietary salt/sodium reduction policies and initiatives in the Region of the Americas 

      Pan American Health Organization; Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health (NMH) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-10-19)
      The aim of this study was to map existing country policies and initiatives addressing population dietary sodium reduction in the Region of the Americas; to identify policy gaps following what is outlined in the World Health ...
    • Updated PAHO Regional Sodium Reduction Targets: A Tool to Tackle the Burden of Diet-related Noncommunicable Diseases 

      Pan American Health Organization; Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health (NMH) (Washington, D.C., PAHO, 2021-10-26)
      The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) supports Member States in efforts to reduce dietary sodium intake in the Region of the Americas and meet the World Health Organization (WHO) global target of a 30% relative ...