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Sodium Intake And Its Association With Multiple Sclerosis Progression

Salt intake may not affect multiple sclerosis.

There is no association between average 24-hour urine sodium levels and conversion from clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) to clinically definite multiple sclerosis (MS), according to a study published in the Annals of Neurology.

Kathryn C. Fitzgerald, ScD, from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, and colleagues examined whether a high-salt diet is associated with faster conversion from CIS to MS. A total of 465 patients with CIS provided a median of 14 spot urine samples during 5-year follow-up of the BENEFIT trial.

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