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2011-04-20 00:00:30

Himalayan Holistic Salts acquires and greatly expands existing website to feature a full line of 100 percent natural Himalayan salt products for healthy living! Little Falls, NJ (PRWEB) April 18, 2011 Himalayan Holistic Salts, a New Jersey based small business, is proud to officially announce its acquisition of http://www.yoursaltlamps.com. The newly revamped website features a full line of Himalayan salt products for healthy living, such as Himalayan salt lamps and candle holders, edible...

2011-04-19 06:00:00

LONDON, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Roskill Information Services - Salt: Global Industry Markets and Outlook, 2011 (13th Edition) Over 80% of salt is consumed in four main applications: chloralkali production, synthetic soda ash production, de-icing and food/food processing. Growth in world salt consumption during the mid-2000s was led by higher demand from the chemicals sector, notably in the Asian region but particularly in China. A rise in Chinese consumption in...

2011-03-25 00:00:29

Salt not only tastes good, it provides surprising benefits to your body. It's not an exaggeration to say salt is an essential nutrient for human health, according to the latest medical research and practice. (Vocus/PRWEB) March 24, 2011 Salt not only tastes good, it's good for you. In fact, salt is essential to human health, according to the latest medical research and practice. What's more, while salt reduction may be medically advised for some patients, recent studies suggest...

2011-03-24 20:46:51

The more physically active you are, the less your blood pressure rises in response to a high-salt diet, researchers reported at the American Heart Association's Nutrition, Physical Activity and Metabolism/Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention 2011 Scientific Sessions. "Patients should be advised to increase their physical activity and eat less sodium," said Casey M. Rebholz, M.P.H., lead author of the study and a medical student at the Tulane School of Medicine and doctoral...

2011-03-23 15:00:00

Study Highlights: -- The less physically active you are, the more your blood pressure rises in response to a high-salt diet. -- Following a low-salt diet may be particularly important in lowering blood pressure among sedentary people. ATLANTA, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The more physically active you are, the less your blood pressure rises in response to a high-salt diet, researchers reported at the American Heart Association's Nutrition, Physical Activity and...

2011-03-08 06:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Wis., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sargento Foods, Inc., in partnership with culinary expert and registered dietitian, Michelle Dudash, is making it easier for Americans to incorporate healthier - yet tasty - options in their diets. With the recent release of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 2010 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Agriculture, there is a greater call for people to choose nutrient-dense foods that are lower in sodium...

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2011-02-11 06:10:00

UPDATED Two different studies presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference on Wednesday have linked both diet soda and salty foods to an increased risk of stroke and other vascular events. The Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS), a study that included subjects from various ethnic groups in Manhattan, revealed that those who consumed diet sodas on a daily basis had a 61% higher chance of experiencing vascular events than those who completely abstained from...

2011-02-09 13:42:38

Even if you drink diet soda "” instead of the sugar variety "” you could still have a much higher risk of vascular events compared to those who don't drink soda, according to research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2011. In findings involving 2,564 people in the large, multi-ethnic Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS), scientists said people who drank diet soda every day had a 61 percent higher risk of vascular events than those who...

2011-02-05 00:00:44

Bath salts and drugs labeled as 'bath salts' are two entirely different products. San Francisco Bath Salt Company re-visits this issue, distinguishing the differences between the two and explaining what makes a product a 'true' bath salt. San Francisco Bay Area, CA (PRWEB) February 4, 2011 Adding bath salts to your bath is one of the most natural and inexpensive ways to treat yourself to a little "me time". Concerned that the recent headlines from reports by the Associated Press...

2011-02-04 08:00:00

CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Game day is around the corner, but is Dallas ready for some football? The city has been plagued with unseasonably cold weather and ice, likely adding stress to game day preparations. Morton Salt®, the brand consumers have trusted and welcomed into their homes for more than 100 years, is helping Dallas take care of the unexpected wintery conditions so everyone can focus on football, not falling on ice. Morton is bringing its winter...


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2005-05-25 18:44:16

In chemistry, salt is a general term used for ionic compounds composed of positively charged cations and negatively charged anions, so that the product is neutral and without a net charge. These ions can be inorganic (Cl-) as well as organic (CH3-COO-) and monoatomic (F-) as well as polyatomic ions (SO42-). Solutions of salts in water are called electrolytes. Electrolytes as well as molten salts conduct electricity. Zwitterions are salts that contain an anionic center and a cationic...

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