Salt

Will Democrats Pound SALT?

After a humbling loss in Tuesday’s special election in Georgia, Democrats may be wondering if they ought to stop demonizing President Trump and instead work with him to kick-start economic growth.<p>An often overlooked but critical feature of Mr. Trump’s tax-reform proposal gives Democrats the perfect …

Opinion

Salt and Pepper

Following on from last week’s post about things that could be used in the fourteenth century to add flavour to food, and a short discussion on …

salt and pepper

Clearing Up the Confusion About Salt

We consumers may find ourselves all shook up when it comes to salt — unsure about how to absorb the latest research, which can seem to conflict. One …

Nutrition

Why Is Salt So Special?

Every living thing on Earth needs salt in order to survive. But for most modern humans, the problem is too much salt instead of not enough. Unlike …

Spices

How Can You Inhale Himalayan Pink Salt And Cleanse Mucus, Bacteria And Toxins Off The Lungs?

This post was made by Elisha from My Health haven. She is passionate for educating people to be healthier. See her blog here.<p>There is a lot of info …

Alternative Medicine

Here's What Happens To Your Body If You Eat Too Much Salt

Salt makes pretty much everything taste better, so it's hard to resist the urge to put it on whatever meal is in front of you. Yet it feels like we're constantly being warned not to eat too much of it. So what is it that makes salt such a problem?<p>As this new <i>SciShow</i> video explains, the issue with …

Nutrition

The fastest way to chill your beer

For an icy drink in under 10 minutes<p>You always forget to chill the booze. Somehow the burgers get prepped and the decorations get hung, but fifteen minutes before the cookout begins, you’re stuck with lukewarm beer.<p>Well, not anymore. Because if there’s one thing science can help us with, it’s …

Old Wives' Tales

Has salt been given a bad name? This beloved seasoning may be healthier than we think

For more than 40 years, we've been told eating too much salt is killing us. Doctors say it's as bad for our health as smoking or not exercising, and …

High Blood Pressure

that salt study

Friends, can we talk about that salt study? Maybe you’ve heard of it, maybe you haven’t, but in the kinds of places I like to hang out the internet …

Nutrition

Salt Chair

The compact footprint of the Salt Chair makes it a smart choice for cafés or just about anywhere you need to maximize seating. Unlike chairs that have widely splayed legs, a Salt Chair can be placed side by side with another without wasting space in between. Its lack of ornamentation and …

Home Decorating

If you live for salty snacks, this news will make your day

A new study suggests salt has long been misunderstood...<p>You know you're not supposed to overdo it on table salt, salty sides like chips, and …

Weight Loss

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat Breaks Down the Basics to Build Your Cooking Skills

In Salt, Fat, Acid Heat, author Samin Nosrat explains how to master the eponymous four elements to take your cooking to the next level. A chef with a …

Spices

Nothing Simple About What Salt Does to Your Body

What could be simpler than salt? Plenty, it seems. New research in the <i>Journal of Clinical Investigations</i> suggests that some basic concepts about …

Nutrition

Scientists stunned by new findings about salt's effects on body

Conventional wisdom: If you eat a lot of salt, you will get thirsty to dilute the sodium level in your blood. The excess salt will be excreted in …

Health

Prik glua (salt chilli sugar dip)

1<p>(0)<p>5min<p>I made it! <br>11 people made this<p><i>About this recipe:</i> Use this to dip and coat your sour mango, pickled mango, pineapple, guava or even cherry …

Recipes

Salt Might Not Be As Bad As You Think It Is

Salt has long played the role of diet villain, but a series of new studies is writing a very different narrative for the maligned seasoning. The …

Spices

Why Do We Consume So Much Salt?

Hint: It's not coming from your salt shaker.<p>If you ask some people—present company included—a little salt makes everything better—except, of course, …

Nutrition

New study suggests what you know about salt is wrong

Forget everything you know about salt. It is a misunderstood mineral.<p>Several studies have shown too much sodium can raise your blood pressure, …

Spices

If You Live for Salty Snacks, This News Will Make Your Day

A new study suggests salt has long been misunderstood.<p>You know you're not supposed to overdo it on table salt, salty sides like chips and fries, and …

Weight Loss

Everything you thought you knew about salt could be completely wrong

The salt equation taught to doctors for more than 200 years is not hard to understand.<p>The body relies on this essential mineral for a variety of …

Nutrition

Why You Should Put Salt on Your Fruit

Quick show of hands: Who here puts salt on fruit? Wow, huh—not that many. Maybe on a trip to Vietnam or Thailand where you sprinkled salt along with …

Breakfast

Study Finds Plastic is Coming Back to Haunt You – in Salt – For Real…

Nature is a closed system and all we do to it will eventually come back to us in one form or another. Sometimes in a very surprising way – and <i>very</i> …

Cooking

Recipe makeovers: 5 tips for healthier dishes

<b>Reduce the amount of fat, sugar and salt</b><p>You can often reduce the amount of fat, sugar and salt without sacrificing flavor in healthy recipes. Use …

Eating

What the F*ck Is Up With Different Types of Salt? Here's a Breakdown

Figuring out which kind of salt to use can be confusing. Kosher, table, flaky sea salt . . . what's up with all the different variations, and do they all do the same thing? The short answer is "no." The truth is that every salt has a different weight and salinity, so it's important to get to know …

Recipes

If you crave sugar, salt and coffee these healthy alternatives could help get you through the day

A top food psychologist has revealed the secret healthy ingredients which can cheat the body's cravings for sugar, salt and carbs - including …

Nutrition

Salt's Cure Returns to Its Original Location to Strictly Serve Breakfast

Salt's Cure, a meat-heavy and quite popular restaurant that moved from West Hollywood to Hollywood a few years ago, made its initial splash on the …

Breakfast

Puréed Zucchini Soup With Curry Recipe

Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil<br>• 1 small onion, chopped<br>• 2 garlic cloves, minced<br>• 2 pounds zucchini, diced (about 7 cups diced)<br>• 2 teaspoons curry powder<br>• 6 cups chicken stock, vegetable stock or water<br>• ¼ cup basmati rice<br>• Salt to taste<br>• Freshly ground pepper (I like a lot of it in this soup)<br>• Pinch …

Recipes

Salt Might Not Be As Bad As You Think It Is

Salt has long played the role of diet villain, but a series of new studies is writing a very different narrative for the maligned seasoning. The …

Spices

If Your Saltshaker Doesn’t Have Bluetooth, Why Do You Even Use Salt?

Salt. Good old sodium chloride, baby. We need it to stay alive. A long time ago, it was very valuable. There was a pretty good book written about it. …

Spices

Strike for freedom: Water, salt and dignity

Water and salt play an important role in the continuity of Arab prisoners in Israeli prisons and the success of such strikes. Water and salt are all …

Middle East