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#Salt

# salt - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

A pinch more salt: €700k is being spent to increase our winter salt supplies

That’s an extra 58,000 tonnes of salt.

# salt - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Mixed reactions over new voluntary codes to restrict advertising of 'high fat sugar salt' foods

Sinn Féin’s Lynn Boylan hit out at the voluntary nature of the Codes, saying Ireland needs “mandatory legislation”.

# salt - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Cutting out salt may not lower your blood pressure

Adults are recommended to limit their daily intake of sodium to around 2,300 milligrams a day.

# salt - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Ireland to stock up on 240,000 tonnes of salt this winter

A once-off relocation scheme for those impacted by last year’s floods was also announced today.

# salt - Saturday 27 August, 2016

This Siberian lake has just turned bright pink a couple of months early

Lake Burlinskoye turns a bright pink colour in hot temperatures due to an overload of tiny shrimp.

# salt - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Move over calories - now New York menus will have salt warnings on them

It is the first city in the US to have the warnings on its menus.

# salt - Monday 16 November, 2015

Your Indian takeaway dinner has a LOT more food in it than one person should be eating

And you might want to check how much fat, salt, and calories is in it.

# salt - Thursday 17 September, 2015

This guy spent $1500 and six months making a sandwich from scratch

And it wasn’t even that tasty.

# salt - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Salt, unsafe sex and booze: These are some of the things causing death that could be prevented

Deaths tied to avoidable health risks like high blood pressure and smoking has shot up by almost 23% since 1990.

# salt - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Flavoured salt in your kitchen? Top tips on using this fancy condiment

Bacon and mushroom salt, anyone?

# salt - Saturday 21 March, 2015

From The42 Keeping salt to a minimum and 9 other essential diet tips to live by Fyi

Keeping salt to a minimum and 9 other essential diet tips to live by

There’s no one size fits all when it comes to dieting and eating healthy.

# salt - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Salt avalanche covers cars after factory wall collapses Assault On The Senses

Salt avalanche covers cars after factory wall collapses

Don’t go chasing salterfalls.

# salt - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Some people might need more salt in their diets, not less

New research suggests that a moderate intake is best to reduce blood pressure.

# salt - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Little girl has first taste of salt and vinegar crisps, reacts adorably Bittersweet

Little girl has first taste of salt and vinegar crisps, reacts adorably

It goes something like: “YUM. YUCK! YUM.”

# salt - Saturday 9 November, 2013

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Good morning, it’s the weekend. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

Getting winter ready: Councils stockpile salt in preparation for icy conditions

Following the cold snaps of 2009 and 2010, some councils said they are well prepared for the icy conditions ahead this winter.

# salt - Monday 5 August, 2013

Adding iodine to salt is making Americans smarter IQ

Adding iodine to salt is making Americans smarter

Iodine deficiency is known to impair the brain’s development. Ever since the introduction of iodised salt in 1924, IQs have risen by about 3 points every decade.

# salt - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge A simple guide to banishing phones from the dinner table Put It Away

A simple guide to banishing phones from the dinner table

Oh you want to Instagram your dinner? DO IT ON YOUR OWN TIME BUDDY!

# salt - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Reaching for the salt? Think again: Irish people still eat too much, say food experts

People in Ireland are still adding too much salt to their food at the table, according to the experts.

# salt - Monday 30 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge The burning question*: Do you add salt before tasting your dinner? Work Can Wait This post contains a poll

The burning question*: Do you add salt before tasting your dinner?

This and every Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# salt - Sunday 1 April, 2012

There's another reason not to eat fast food...

…It can bring you down, man.

# salt - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

NRA and Dublin City Council prepare for winter snow and ice

The National Roads Authority has said it has enough salt to cover roads for three normal seasons, while Dublin City Council are meeting tomorrow to discuss measures to ensure citizens are protected from any harsh conditions this winter.

# salt - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

NOT ONLY WILL the current cold snap continue for the coming days, but it has now emerged that despite the warnings from the January snowstorms, Ireland is running out of salt. Officials from the Department of the Environment said this lunchtime that the volume of salt being used to treat roads in the current conditions was twice the anticipated amount, and that remaining supplies would have to be preserved. Brian Cowen earlier told the Dáil, however, that stocks remained sufficient.