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When you consume too much sodium in your diet, your body holds extra water.What happens if you eat too much salt?|Alexandra Ossola|August 23, 2021|Popular-Science
Giving water to a baby under six months can offset that balance, leading to low relative sodium, or overhydration.10 absolutely wild facts about babies|Lauren Leffer|July 2, 2021|Popular-Science
A comet-like tail of sodium atoms streams away from the moon.Scientists discover likely source of the moon’s faint yellow tail|Sid Perkins|May 3, 2021|Science News For Students
After watching all this, the Oldsmar plant operator quickly lowered the sodium hydroxide level and called his boss.America’s Drinking Water Is Surprisingly Easy to Poison|by Peter Elkind and Jack Gillum|March 17, 2021|ProPublica
In 2010, the Institute of Medicine called upon the FDA to regulate the amount of sodium permitted in processed foods, saying the agency should require manufacturers to gradually reduce sodium levels over time to allow Americans’ taste buds to adjust.Americans can’t cut back on salt. One likely reason: Packaged and prepared foods are filled with it.|Marlene Cimons|January 31, 2021|Washington Post
For example, Kuwait recently put a limit the allowable amount of sodium in bread to lower blood pressure.The Secret to Tracking Ebola, MERS, and Flu? Sewers|Wudan Yan|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For all intents and purposes, sodium thiopental is now unavailable in the United States.Pennsylvania’s Lethal Injection Fiasco|Christopher Moraff|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sports drinksSugar and sodium are good things when it comes to sports drinks!
But for more rigorous sweat sessions, the low-sodium drink does come up short in replenishing the salt your body loses.
Other measurements on nutrition labels—calories, fat, sodium—are passive: They simply state how much is in the food.Guess Who Doesn’t Want You to Know How Much Added Sugar Is in Your Food|Tim Mak|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The metal is then removed, and washed successively with very dilute sodium hydroxid solution, alcohol, and ether.
This fluid is then heated, adding crystals of sodium acetate until it becomes perfectly clear.
Rarely, sodium urate occurs in crystalline form—slender prisms, arranged in fan- or sheaf-like structures (Fig. 32).
Glass rods and tubing of sodium glass: for stirring rods, urinary pipets, etc.
Sodium and alcohol reduce common camphor to a mixture of d- and l-borneol.
British Dictionary definitions for sodium
- a very reactive soft silvery-white element of the alkali metal group occurring principally in common salt, Chile saltpetre, and cryolite. Sodium and potassium ions maintain the essential electrolytic balance in living cells. It is used in the production of chemicals, in metallurgy, and, alloyed with potassium, as a cooling medium in nuclear reactors. Symbol: Na; atomic no: 11; atomic wt: 22.989768; valency: 1; relative density: 0.971; melting pt: 97.81±0.03°C; boiling pt: 892.9°C
- (as modifier)sodium light