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Much Ado About Aldosterone: Electrolyte Imbalance & Salt Cravings

By James Wilson, DC, ND, PhD As a reminder, Aldosterone is responsible for maintaining fluid (water) and the concentration of certain minerals (sodium, potassium, magnesium and chloride) in the blood, the interstitial fluid (area between the cells) and inside the cells. Sodium is most dominant in the blood and potassium is most concentrated inside cells.… Read More »