Nutrition Community
Question about sodium level
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to nutrition, a balanced diet, calories, cholesterol, diet and disease, food preparation, vegetarian diet, and vitamins and minerals.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Question about sodium level

I had a blood test recently to check my vitamins and minerals. I had them checked a while ago and learned I had several deficiences. Today I saw the doctor for the results and he says everything is okay, execpt my vitamin D level is still low and told me to continue taking it. All my other vitamins and minerals are in the normal range now. I asked for copy of the results and when I looked at them I noticed my sodium level was 145. the normal range is 135-145. He said the ratio of potasium and sodium is more important and that it's okay. my potassium level was 4.7.  Is this something to worry about or is it still normal? Sorry if this seems like a stupid question but I worry a lot about my health.
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Nutrition Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Healthy Living Answerers
1236893_tn?1408490528
Blank
gymdandee
NJ
363281_tn?1353103243
Blank
SassyLassie
Hanmer Springs, New Zealand