Learn how electrolytes affect body function, their food sources plus scientifically-proven therapeutic uses.
Potassium, sodium and chloride are known as electrolytes as they conduct electricity when dissolved in water. They are distributed throughout all body fluids including the blood, lymph, and the fluid inside and outside cells.
Electrolytes have been used to treat high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, kidney stones, and metabolic and respiratory acidosis.
Your Complete Guide to Electrolytes covers:
- What they do in the body
- Absorption and metabolism
- Recommended dietary allowances
- Therapeutic uses
- Toxic effects of high intake
Features: 24 pages, Booklet
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