Monthly Archives: November 2013

Dirty Salt

It’s a topic that confuses a lot of people. What type of salt should they feed? The market place is full of many exaggerated if not downright bogus claims. The periodic table lists at least 98 naturally occurring elements/minerals on … Continue reading

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Electrolytes – The Battery of Life

Electrolytes are minerals existing in the body in an electrically charged, ionized form. Those with positive charges are called cations; negative charges are anions.      The major electrolyte/free ion circulating in blood (the vascular space) and in the fluid surrounding … Continue reading

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