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2010-10-13 05:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Wis., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the Institute of Medicine, the average American consumes 3,400 milligrams of sodium day, about 50 percent more than the daily sodium recommendation set by the 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans.(1) Sargento Foods Inc. is helping Americans cut the salt, but not the taste with its recently-released Reduced Sodium natural cheeses, which are a great substitute for traditional natural cheese in both cooking and snacking. With 25 percent...

2010-10-07 06:30:00

EWING, N.J., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Redpoint Bio Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: RPBC), a company focused on the development of healthier foods and beverages and new approaches to the treatment of diabetes and obesity, announced that it has advanced its discovery program for all-natural enhancers of salty taste. The program was initiated in response to consumers increasing demand for products that are both healthful and that include all-natural ingredients. The objective of the salt...

2010-09-28 15:15:00

CRANBURY, N.J., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Innophos Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: IPHS), a leading North American specialty phosphates producer, today announced plans for the expansion of its Nashville, Tennessee facility for the production of its specialty leavening acid CAL-RISE®. This expansion, which is due to be completed by mid-year 2011, doubles the current capacity for this specialty product. The project also further reinforces Innophos' commitment to the Nashville Plant...

2010-09-22 13:49:18

Hyponatremia may lead to neurological complications A new study published in the October issue of the journal Hepatology found that patients with severe portal-hypertensive bleeding who are treated with terlipressin may experience an acute reduction of sodium in their blood. This reduction in serum sodium, known as hyponatremia, can cause adverse reactions such as neurological complications, and is rapidly reversible upon terlipressin withdrawal. Researchers suggest that serum sodium should...

2010-09-21 07:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- To provide a solution to the pressing consumer concern regarding sodium, StarKist Co., a leading producer, distributor and marketer of seafood products in the United States, is helping you shake the salt out of your diet by launching Low Sodium Tuna in convenient Flavor Fresh Pouches. The Pouches are the first of its kind to hit grocery shelves, so pucker up and get 'Kist with two varieties, Low Sodium Chunk Light and Albacore Tuna in Water. The new...

2010-09-20 16:14:00

RIFLE, Colo., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AmerAlia, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: AALA), a natural resources developer, producer of natural sodium bicarbonate, today announced its corporate name change to "Natural Resources USA Corporation." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100920/LA67770LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100920/LA67770LOGO) The previous name, AmerAlia, Inc., has been used for over two decades. A shareholders' meeting on September 14th...

2010-09-14 14:36:00

GOLDEN, Colo., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- SelectIon Technologies, Inc., the world's first company to offer ion transport and ion separation technologies for a broad range of industrial applications using custom ceramic membranes, announced today its official opening. Fueled from technical innovations developed at its sister company, Ceramatec, the company intends to continuously expand its industrial ion separation applications. SelectIon Technologies utilizes the resources of its...

2010-09-14 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The 14th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) will feature a discussion on low sodium diets, "Managing Salt in the Diet," presented by Dr. Terry A. Lennie, Associate Professor in the College of Nursing at the University of Kentucky. The focal point of Dr. Lennie's discussion will be on reducing dietary sodium intake. High-sodium diets place people with heart failure at high risk for hospitalization. Dr. Lennie's...

2010-09-01 09:00:00

RIFLE, Colo., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AmerAlia, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: AALA), a developer of natural resources, has announced that on June 30, 2010, it acquired all the outstanding stock in Natural Soda Holdings, Inc. ("NSHI") to secure 100% ownership. AmerAlia has issued 286,119,886 shares of its common stock in exchange for 82% of the outstanding NSHI stock it did not already own. NSHI wholly owns Natural Soda Inc ("NSI"). The acquisition was from The Sentient Group, a...

2010-08-25 10:56:00

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Ocean's Flavor Natural Sea Salts, the world leader in the sale and distribution of natural less sodium sea salts, is an integral ingredient in Old Home Foods' 1st Place Championship Dairy Product Win in this year's World Dairy Expo Championship Contest. Old Home Foods was selected as the Grand Champion of the World Dairy Expo (WDE) Championship Dairy Product Contest. This competition, sponsored by the Wisconsin Dairy Products Association (WDPA),...


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2005-05-26 09:33:48

Lithium is the chemical element with symbol Li and atomic number 3. In the periodic table, it is located in group 1, among the alkali metals. Lithium in its pure form is a soft, silver white metal, that tarnishes and oxidizes very rapidly in air and water. It is the lightest solid element and is primarily used in heat transfer alloys, in batteries and serves as a component in some drugs known as mood stabilizers. Notable characteristics Lithium is the lightest metal and has a density...

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