HEALTH BYTES: Pass the Salt

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Pass the Salt: Sodium's Role in Nerve Signaling and Stress on Blood Vessels

Thanksgiving feasts just wouldn’t be the same without salt, the most common sodium compound.

And sodium does much more than flavor our food. Our nerves and muscles both require the element to function properly, but too much of it can cause high blood pressure.

Read the article from the NIH.

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