High blood pressure: Six easy foods to help lower your blood pressure
HIGH BLOOD pressure can be lowered by making simple lifestyle changes, such as cutting down on salt and eating a low-fat balanced diet. Some foods in particular contain properties which can lower blood pressure, such as these six easy, everyday foods. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vegetarian meat substitutes 'exceeding salt limits'
One brand of meat-free "bacon" is saltier than Atlantic seawater, according to Action on Salt's report. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The 'healthy' meat-free alternatives that contain more salt than a large portion of McDonald's fries
UK charity Action on Salt surveyed 157 meat-free products available in supermarkets and found more than a quarter of them have over the maximum salt target set by Public Health England. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Synthetic cathinone adulteration of illegal drugs - Oliver CF, Palamar JJ, Salomone A, Simmons SJ, Philogene-Khalid HL, Stokes-McCloskey N, Rawls SM.
RATIONALE: Current prevalence estimates of synthetic cathinone ("bath salt") use may be underestimates given that traditional metrics (e.g., surveys, urinalysis) often fail to capture the emergent issue of synthetic cathinone adulteration of more common il... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 22, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Personal Health: A National Goal: Prevent a Million Heart Attacks and Strokes by 2022
There is already a well-established path to countering cardiovascular disease. All it really requires is the will of individuals and society to follow it. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JANE E. BRODY Tags: Heart Blood Pressure Obesity Salt Cholesterol Diet and Nutrition Smoking and Tobacco Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Four snack swaps to help lower high blood pressure
HIGH BLOOD pressure can be caused or worsened by eating a poor diet, especially one which is high in salt and fat. Swap these treats for these four tasty alternatives to keep your blood pressure level healthy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Seven foods to add to your diet to lower blood pressure
HIGH BLOOD pressure can be caused by following a poor diet and eating too much salt. However, blood pressure can be lowered by making changes to your diet and eating the right kinds of food. Add these seven foods to your diet to ensure healthy blood pressure. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

PolarityTE responds to short-seller report
PolarityTE yesterday responded to a scathing report from Citron Research which accused the company of fraud, saying that the report was used by short sellers to drop the company’s share value. The Salt Lake City, Utah.-based company said that the publication is “well-known to be used as a tool by notorious short sellers” and that they are “designed to negatively impact PolarityTE’s share price for the benefit of short sellers and other colluding agents.” The company goes on to say that the report contains false and misleading assertions contrary to the company and its physician partners&...
Source: Mass Device - October 19, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Wall Street Beat polarityte Source Type: news

Reducing your salt intake by just 1 teaspoon a day can do wonders for your heart
(Natural News) In the U.K., there are about 60,666 deaths per year caused by stroke and at least 124,037 deaths caused by ischemic heart disease. With these alarming figures, it helps to know that researchers found that reducing salt intake by three grams per day can lower blood pressure, which in turn can help reduce the occurrence... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: High blood pressure control with 'exercise in a pill'
Increased body levels of a compound that the liver makes could control high blood pressure without having to exercise or eat less salt, study suggests. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hypertension Source Type: news

PolarityTE(R) Announces Former Acelity Leader Sharon Whalen as Vice President of Market Access
SALT LAKE CITY, Oct. 18, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- PolarityTE, Inc. (Nasdaq: PTE), a commercial stage biotechnology company focused on transforming the lives of patients by discovering, designing and developing a range of regenerat... Regenerative Medicine, Personnel PolarityTE, stem cell (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 18, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Powering a battery storage revolution
The atomic structure of common table salt could hold the key to a revolution in energy storage. EU-funded researchers are developing batteries that will extend the life of your mobile, power electric cars farther and support Europe's transition to renewables. (Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre)
Source: EUROPA - Research Information Centre - October 18, 2018 Category: Research Source Type: news

Transistor sensing in salt solutions
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Source: ScienceNOW - October 18, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Szuromi, P. Tags: Chemistry, Materials Science twis Source Type: news

Environmental factors may trigger onset of multiple sclerosis
(American Friends of Tel Aviv University) A new Tel Aviv University study finds that certain environmental conditions like salt concentrations and temperature may precipitate structural changes that take place in myelin sheaths in the onset of multiple sclerosis (MS). Myelin sheaths are the 'insulating tape' surrounding axons; axons carry electrical impulses in neurons. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Zero Hunger: our actions today are our future tomorrow
This article is part of a series of opinion pieces to mark World Food Day October 16   José Graziano da Silva is Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsThe post Zero Hunger: our actions today are our future tomorrow appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jose Graziano da Silva Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Editors' Choice Featured Food & Agriculture Global Headlines Health Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations World Food Day 2018 Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Three easy low-salt recipes to help lower your reading
HIGH blood pressure can lead to serious health complications so it ’s important to do what you can to prevent the condition developing and control it after diagnosis. One way to do this is to eat a healthy, balanced diet, with low-salt intake. Here are three easy recipes you can make at home to help lower your reading. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Three easy to make low-salt recipes to help lower your reading
HIGH blood pressure can lead to serious health complications so it ’s important to do what you can to prevent the condition developing and control it after diagnosis. One way to do this is to eat a healthy, balanced diet, with low-salt intake. Here are three easy recipes you can make at home to help lower your reading. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Three easy low-salt recipes to make at home to lower your reading
HIGH blood pressure can lead to serious health complications so it ’s important to do what you can to prevent the condition developing and control it after diagnosis. One way to do this is to eat a healthy, balanced diet, with low-salt intake. Here are three easy recipes you can make at home to help lower your reading. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breakthrough graphene membrane can instantly transform sea water into drinkable fresh water
(Natural News) British researchers have developed a graphene oxide sieve designed to remove salt from seawater. The sieve may potentially be highly efficient in straining salt, which could help provide clean drinking water for millions of people who do not have a ready access to it. The researchers will now test the graphene sieve against current... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Climate and pollution: De-icing salt has increased salt concentrations in lakes and waterways as much as a hundredfold in the last 50 years
(Natural News) According to experts, we must come up with less-harmful options to road salt when winter comes and roads turn into dangerous “ice rinks.” Researchers believe that road salt is now harming the country’s waterways and that various organisms such as fish, frogs, and microscopic zooplankton could be in danger. For years, salt has been... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Umeboshi is a natural immune system booster: Just eating 2 plums a week can result in DRAMATIC changes to your health
(Natural News) Umeboshi plums are rooted in Japanese culture and have been used in Asia for centuries, both as a unique foodstuff and as a natural remedy for an array of ailments and total immune system support. The umeboshi plum, or “Japanese salt plum” as some like to call it, is highly regarded for its... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA releases BD lock flush syringe facility warning letter
The FDA this week released a warning letter it sent to Becton Dickinson (NYSE: BDX) last month over issues it found at the company’s Franklin, Wisc.-based facilities, which produces pre-filled Heparin and 0.9% sodium chloride lock flush syringes. The warning letter came from an inspection of the facilities which took place between May 16, 2018 and August 1, 2018, and includes a response from BD that the federal watchdog received on August 21 this year. Read the whole story on our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News The post FDA releases BD lock flush syringe facility warning letter appeared first on Ma...
Source: Mass Device - October 10, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Drug-Device Combinations Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance bectondickinson Source Type: news

Ancient Maya: Astrologists, Farmers ... And Salt Entrepreneurs?
Evidence from a site in Belize shows the Maya not only had large-scale salt-producing operations along the coast, they were also using salt to preserve fish for their extensive trade networks.(Image credit: David DUCOIN/Gamma-Rapho/Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel D. Cohen Source Type: news

Ancient Maya: Astronomists, Farmers ... And Salt Entrepreneurs?
Evidence from a site in Belize shows the Maya not only had large-scale salt-producing operations along the coast, they were also using salt to preserve fish for their extensive trade networks.(Image credit: David DUCOIN/Gamma-Rapho/Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel D. Cohen Source Type: news

Ancient Maya: Astronomers, Farmers ... And Salt Entrepreneurs?
Evidence from a site in Belize shows the Maya not only had large-scale salt-producing operations along the coast, they were also using salt to preserve fish for their extensive trade networks.(Image credit: David DUCOIN/Gamma-Rapho/Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel D. Cohen Source Type: news

Amedica closes spine sale to CTL Medical
Amedica (NSDQ:AMDA) said this week it it closed its sale of its spine business to CTL Media, effective October 1. Salt Lake City, Utah-based Amedica said that in the deal, originally announced last month, CTL Medical will pay up to $10 million for all of Amedica’s commercial spine business. The move makes CTL Medical the exclusive owner of Amedica’s metal and silicon nitride spine products, sold under the brand names Taurus, Preference, Valeo. Amedica will retain manufacturing, R&D and intellectual property related to its core biomaterial tech of silicon nitride remains, and will serve as CTL’s O...
Source: Mass Device - October 5, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Mergers & Acquisitions Spinal Amedica Source Type: news

Why Technology Isn ’t Always the Answer in Global Health
October 04, 2018We were so excited by the flashiness of the tools, we forgot our goal —to lower hypertension in Africa.After attendingSwitchpoint 2018 and hearing about people who are using drones to deliver medications for snake bites to remote areas of the Amazon, cellphones to diagnose eye diseases, and paper microscopes to detect bacteria in water, I was pumped. I was excited by the opportunities to use digital tools for health.As I started my fellowship atIntraHealth International, I was excited to implement digital health tools, eager to find a solution to the high and growing prevalence of hypertension in sub-...
Source: IntraHealth International - October 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: mnathe Source Type: news

Here ’ s How Much Fast Food Americans Are Actually Eating
By Jacqueline Howard, CNN (CNN) — Fast food has become a major part of the American diet, and a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals just how many adults eat it. Between 2013 and 2016, about 37% of US adults consumed fast food on any given day, according to the data brief published Wednesday by the National Center for Health Statistics. “On any given day in the United States, an estimated 36.6% or approximately 84.8 million adults consume fast food,” said Cheryl Fryar, first author of the report and a health statistician at the CDC. “We focused on fast food for t...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News CNN Fast Food Source Type: news

Almost 40% of Americans Eat Fast Food on Any Given Day, Report Says
Pick a day at random, and you can bet that nearly 40% of Americans will eat fast food during those 24 hours, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). Between 2013 and 2016, 36.6% of American adults said they ate fast food in the past 24 hours, according to interviews conducted through the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Anything participants categorized as “restaurant fast food/pizza” was included in the total. (Fast food tends to be high in calories, fat and sodium without offering much nutritional valu...
Source: TIME: Health - October 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime Source Type: news

Local Communities in Mexico Show Ways to Fight Obesity
A farmer harvests amaranth in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca. This grain, of which two of the varieties originated in Mexico, is part of the country's traditional diet and can help boost nutrition among Mexicans, who have been affected by skyrocketing consumption of junk food. Credit: Courtesy of Bridge to Community HealthBy Emilio GodoyMEXICO CITY, Oct 2 2018 (IPS)Manuel Villegas is one of the peasant farmers who decided to start planting amaranth in Mexico, to complement their corn and bean crops and thus expand production for sale and self-consumption and, ultimately, contribute to improving the nutrition of their...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Emilio Godoy Tags: Active Citizens Civil Society Development & Aid Editors' Choice Featured Food & Agriculture Headlines Health Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition Foundation (BCFN) Food and Agricu Source Type: news

Sodium Chloride 0.9% Injection Bags (Updated - Currently in Shortage)
Drug Shortage (Source: FDA Drug Shortages)
Source: FDA Drug Shortages - September 28, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

High blood pressure: Eat this bread to maintain healthy blood pressure
HIGH BLOOD pressure has various causes, one of which is a poor diet. In particular, eating too little fruit and vegetables but consuming too much salt can trigger a rise in blood pressure. Bread can be high in salt, so if you eat a lot of it, you should swap a regular loaf for this. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Five easy ways to lower the amount of salt in your diet
TYPE 2 diabetes sufferers should limit the amount of sugar they eat, but it ’s also important to keep salt and fat to a minimum too. Follow these five easy ways to cut down on salt. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Natural salt can help heal you from chronic illness – and modern research is validating this
(Natural News) Salt is not just a condiment or an ingredient used in cooking – it can also help you recover from chronic illness, including cancer. This is done through halotherapy, which uses naturally occurring salt caverns for healing respiratory conditions, as well as skin ailments. It is also used to energize the mind and... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breast Implant Study Should Be Taken with a Grain of Salt, FDA Says
A study linking silicone gel-filled breast implants with several rare diseases should be viewed with caution, according to FDA. The authors of the study, published last week in the Annals of Surgery, say they looked at data from nearly 100,000 breast implant procedures gleaned from FDA-mandated postmarket studies for implants made by Johnson & Johnson's Mentor business, and by Allergan. The analysis showed that silicone implants are associated with higher rates of  Sjögren syndrome, scleroderma, rheumatoid arthritis, stillbirth, and melanoma. The researchers reported that 56% of the...
Source: MDDI - September 18, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Implants Source Type: news

Do you get enough fibre and protein? Or too much sugar and salt? Foodoku is here to help
Many of us don’t eat enough wholegrains or fruit and veg, so get far too little fibre, for instance, which is crucial for digestive health and the gut bacteria. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do you get enough fibre and protein? Or too much sugar and salt? Foodoku is here to help
Many of us don ’t eat enough wholegrains or fruit and veg, so get far too little fibre, for instance, which is crucial for digestive health and the gut bacteria. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Finding Lung Cancer Outside the Airways Just Got Easier
Diagnosing solitary lung tumors located outside of a patient's main airways has long been a challenge, but evidence is building around a technology designed to improve access to such tumors. According to data unveiled this week at the European Respiratory Society International Congress in Paris, Broncus Medical's Archimedes virtual bronchoscopy navigation system helped to more than double the diagnostic yield for nodules with negative bronchus sign or an airway leading to the nodule. The six-year-old, San Jose, CA-based company said the Archimedes System is the only system of its kind offering real-...
Source: MDDI - September 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Imaging Source Type: news

Are You Really Ready For MDR?
Audrey Turley doesn’t shy away from speaking about biocompatibility topics related to medical devices. Turley serves as a senior biocompatibility expert for Nelson Labs. The Salt Lake City, UT-based lab serves as an independent consultant that can help navigate these changes for firms. In a little more than a month, Turley will be speaking at MD&M Minneapolis about Assessing Biocompatibility for Medical Devices. During an interview with MD+DI, she pointed out two main changes in the biocompatibility – the move to the new European Medical Device Regulation (MDR) and the switch from an...
Source: MDDI - September 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Regulatory and Compliance IVD Source Type: news

FDA pushes back on silicone breast implant study
The FDA last week pushed back at a large study showing an association between silicone breast implants and some rare diseases, standing by its record of warning the public about their risks – despite granting approvals to a slew of the implants in recent years. The study, published Sept. 14 in the Annals of Surgery, looked at data from nearly 100,000 breast implant procedures the researchers gleaned from FDA-mandated post-approval studies for implants made by Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) unit Mentor and by Allergan (NYSE: AGN). The analysis showed that silicone implants are associated with higher rates of Sj...
Source: Mass Device - September 17, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Featured Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Women's Health Allergan johnsonandjohnson Source Type: news

Family of Smart's kidnapper won't take her in: Niece
Once an accomplished organ player in Salt Lake City, Wanda Barzee has become a disturbing figure even for members of her own family for her role in the 2002 kidnapping of then-teenager Elizabeth Smart (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

UCLA-led team develops new system for tracking chemicals in the brain
UCLA and Columbia University researchers have developed a new method for tracking the activities of small molecules in the brain, including the neurotransmitters serotonin and dopamine.“Understanding the fundamentals of how neurotransmission occurs will help us understand not only how our brains work, but what’s going on in psychiatric disorders,” said Anne Andrews, the study’s lead author, a UCLA professor of psychiatry and chemistry.The research, which was published in the journal Science, is part of the BRAIN Initiative, a collaboration among government, private industry, nonprofits, and colleges...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Mylan Adds to Cardiovascular Portfolio With Launch of First Generic of Brevibloc(R) Injection in Single-Dose Bags
Esmolol Hydrochloride in Sodium Chloride Injection is used to control heart rate HERTFORDSHIRE, England and PITTSBURGH, Sept. 13, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Global pharmaceutical company Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ : MYL ) today announced... Biopharmaceuticals, Generics, Product Launch Mylan, Esmolol, Brevibloc (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mylan launches generic Brevibloc heart injection
Mylan (NSDQ:MYL) said today that it launched a generic version of Baxter‘s (NYSE:BAX) Brevibloc heart drug in the U.S. The company’s injectable product, esmolol hydrochloride in sodium chloride, will be offered in single-dose plastic bags, according to Mylan. Get the full story at our sister site, Drug Delivery Business News. The post Mylan launches generic Brevibloc heart injection appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - September 13, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Sarah Faulkner Tags: Cardiovascular Drug-Device Combinations Featured Pharmaceuticals Wall Street Beat Mylan Source Type: news

Steve ’s Real Food Voluntarily Recalls One Lot of Turducken Recipe, One Lot of Quest Emu, and One Lot of Quest Beef Due to Possible Salmonella and L. Mono Contamination
Steve ’s Real Food of Salt Lake City, Utah is voluntarily recalling one lot of 5lb Turducken Recipe, one lot of 2lb Quest Emu Diet, and one lot of 2lb Quest Beef Diet, due to their possible Salmonella and/or L. mono contamination. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - September 8, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

An Update on EMS Medication Shortages
Medication shortages that affect EMS, although declining over the last eight years, have become persistent. The supply of staple drugs that are frequently used by EMS remains chronically unstable. Atropine, epinephrine, lidocaine, dextrose, fentanyl, diazepam and others reappear with frequency on the drug shortage lists around the country. Most recently, the national inventory of IV infusion bags of sodium chloride (i.e., normal saline solution) and dextrose 5%, have been affected. There are several reasons we experience these shortages. The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has researched the causes of drug...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - September 7, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Vincent D. Robbins, FACPE, FACHE Tags: Columns Exclusive Articles Administration and Leadership Operations Source Type: news

An Update on EMS Medication Shortages
Medication shortages that affect EMS, although declining over the last eight years, have become persistent. The supply of staple drugs that are frequently used by EMS remains chronically unstable. Atropine, epinephrine, lidocaine, dextrose, fentanyl, diazepam and others reappear with frequency on the drug shortage lists around the country. Most recently, the national inventory of IV infusion bags of sodium chloride (i.e., normal saline solution) and dextrose 5%, have been affected. There are several reasons we experience these shortages. The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has researched the causes of drug...
Source: JEMS Operations - September 7, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Vincent D. Robbins, FACPE, FACHE Tags: Columns Exclusive Articles Administration and Leadership Operations Source Type: news

SCA Pharmaceuticals LLC. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Furosemide 100 mg in 0.9% Sodium Chloride due to Presence of Precipitate
, SCA Pharmaceuticals LLC ( “SCA Pharma”) is voluntarily recalling 7 lots of the injectable product Furosemide 100 mg in 0.9% Sodium Chloride 100 mg bag to the consumer level. This product is being recalled for visible particulate matter believed to be furosemide precipitate. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - September 7, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

The MASSIVE differences between healthy sea salt and unhealthy iodized, irradiated table salt
(Natural News) Trying to eat healthy and avoid all the major pitfalls of American food? Maybe you would like to sprinkle some aluminum, chlorine bleach, and ferrocyanide on your meal to add a little “flavor?” Sounds delicious. That’s what you’re getting when you use white, iodized, commercial table salt – the same salt that’s on... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Are you eating enough SALT? A lack of sodium can cause nausea, vomiting and muscle cramps
May Simpkin, a UK-based nutritionist, explains that salt doesn't need to be avoided but people should be careful they aren't eating too much because of the high levels found in processed foods. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news