Give Now

A Moment of Science

Posts tagged sodium

September 2, 2014

 

Salty dog cocktail in salt-rimmed glass

Salty Seas

Oceans became saline hundreds of millions of years ago as rainfall mixed with sodium from the Earth's crust.

February 14, 2012

 

nutrition label in black and white

Shoppers Do Not Read Nutrition Labels Thoroughly

How carefully do you inspect the 'Nutrition Facts' when you're at the store?

June 23, 2010

 

salt_124

Salty Consequences: When Do You Add The Salt?

When is the best time to add salt to food? Before or after you cook it?

April 22, 2008

 

Close up of salt grains

More Salt, Higher Blood Pressure

You may have heard that too much salt is bad for you. Have you ever really understood why though? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

July 17, 2007

 

Pantry filled with snacks

Unhealthful Health Food

Many granola bar brands lead you to believe the bars are a variety of health food. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

June 16, 2005

 

Water Consumption and Exercise

During strenuous exercise you should drink all the water you can, right? Wrong. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 17, 2005

 

Keeping Baby Dry

If you’ve had a child, maybe you’ve wondered how those baby diapers are able to hold in liquid. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

February 2, 2005

 

What’s for Lunch? Potassium

Need more potassium in your diet? Find out where to get it on this Moment of Science.

Stay Connected

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from A Moment of Science:

Support for Indiana Public Media Comes From

About A Moment of Science

Search A Moment of Science