Special Issue "Salt and Health: A Public Health Issue"


A special issue of Nutrients (ISSN 2072-6643).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2014)

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Caryl Nowson
Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University 221, Burwood Highway, Burwood Victoria 3125, Australia
Website: http://www.deakin.edu.au/contact/staff-profile/?pid=84
E-Mail: caryl.nowson@deakin.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 9251 7272
Fax: +61 3 9244 6017
Interests: dietary mineral and electrolytes; nutrition related to cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis; elderly nutrition

Guest Editor
Dr. Carley Grimes
Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria 3125, Australia
E-Mail: carley.grimes@deakin.edu.au

Special Issue Information


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  • population salt reduction
  • salt reduction in the food supply
  • salt intake and health outcomes
  • salt and sodium
  • monitoring population salt intake
  • salt taste preferences in children
  • economic benefits of salt reduction
  • consumer knowledge of salt practices

Published Papers (1 paper)

by , , , , , ,  and
Nutrients 2014, 6(6), 2360-2375; doi:10.3390/nu6062360
Received: 9 March 2014; in revised form: 20 May 2014 / Accepted: 28 May 2014 / Published: 20 June 2014
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Last update: 9 December 2013

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