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Electrolyte Supplements’ Benefit For Sodium Level A ‘False Paradigm’ – Study

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Stanford University and other researchers concluded that supplements popular with endurance runners can't be relied on to keep essential sodium levels in balance. "Electrolyte supplements are promoted as preventing nausea and cramping caused by low salt levels, but this is a false paradigm. They've never been shown to prevent illness or even improve performance," says lead researcher Grant Lipman.

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