20 household things you can clean with salt
Add this kitchen mainstay to your arsenal of natural cleaners.
46 smart uses for salt
Put this versatile, nontoxic mineral to work around your home.
De-icing dilemma: Do streets need salt?
Salt saves lives on icy roads, but it can have the opposite effect in nearby ecosystems. Here’s a look at the pros and cons of it and other de-icers.
Antarctica’s salt-loving microbes swap DNA
Despite the gene exchanges, haloarchaea are able to maintain different species and have ‘co-evolved’ to avoid competition for resources.
CDC finds no benefit in reducing salt below recommended intake
A new report confirms that we should continue to lower sodium intake from very high levels, but evidence does not support going below 2,300 mg per day.
New study finds that overconsumption of salt was responsible for more than 2 million deaths worldwide in 2010.