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    Sodium linked to Autoimmune Diseases
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    engineerguy posted:
    Hi folks,

    OUCH !! High sodium diets may be linked to autoimmune disease.

    http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=salt-linked-to-autoimmune-diseases

    Here's Dr. Fuhrman's blog that alerted me to this.

    http://www.drfuhrman.com/faq/question.aspx?sid=16&qindex=1

    I had heard of salt linked to autoimmune disease once before. Dr. Rex Hawkins wrote Eat Right Electrolyte. He is a retired opthamologist. He is certain that a low sodium diet was essential to his curing his own Crohn's disease. He had previously tried a Pritikin-like program, without the low sodium aspect. He was only successful when he included the low sodium aspect with his Pritikin diet.

    Best regards, EngineerGuy (Stacy)
     
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    jc3737 responded:
    Great posts EG.I only check in once a week now on the diet debate board so I'm not around as often as I was..,,,but I do eventually get caught up.
     
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    engineerguy replied to jc3737's response:
    Hi jc,

    Yes, I check only once a week, also. Glad you like the posts! I check diet debate, too, of course.

    Best regards, EngineerGuy (Stacy)


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