Getting Kids to Eat Less Salt
Your Health Minute
A web based program could help children learn to use less salt.
The children had a better overall knowledge and many said they wanted to eat less salt.
In fact 20 percent talked their parents into removing the salt shaker from the kitchen table.
Despite improvements in salt behaviors, urine samples show there was no change in salt intake.
However, the intervention may have been too short to change parents’ buying habits.