Nutrition and Your Body: Your Body on Salt, 1st Edition

  • Yvette LaPierre
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532172117
  • ISBN-13: 9781532172113
  • DDC: 613.2
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released December 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Salt is the only rock people eat. The human body needs it to survive. But it does not need much. This title uncovers the nutritional benefits of salt, how it interacts with the body, and how to include it as part of a balanced diet. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Salty Subject.
2: How Salt Functions.
3: Not Enough Salt.
4: Too Much Salt.
5: Pass the Salt or Hide the Shaker?.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Author.