Potassium in dietDiet - potassium; Hyperkalemia - potassium in the diet; Hypokalemia - potassium in the diet; Chronic kidney disease - potassium in diet; Kidney failure - potassium in diet
Potassium is a mineral that your body needs to work properly. It is a type of electrolyte.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine website. Dietary Reference Intakes for sodium and potassium. March 5, 2019. nationalacademies.org/hmd/reports/2019/dietary-reference-intakes-sodium-potassium.aspx. Accessed July 8, 2019.
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