9/29/2012: Salt of the Earth


Salt Flats

Today on The Wake Up Call we chatted about salt… what is it, what role does it play in the health of our body, what happens when we get too much of it and how it can even be used in both preventing and treating various ailments.

Weekly Links

See the transformation of the umbrella girl and how Morton Salt came up with the slogan “When it Rains, it Pours” in 1911 – one of the most brilliant slogans of all time!
The Salt Cave Minneapolis
We briefly mentioned the use of salt caves for treating a variety of issues, including respiratory problems such as asthma. We discovered late last night that there is a new Salt Cave located right here in Minneapolis! Go check them out.

Deal of the Week

Contact Gizelle at the Bhakti Wellness Center this week, and you’ll receive $50 off a Salt Scrub spa treatment. Just mention The Wake Up Call when you call to make your appointment.

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Rob is a Specialist in Fitness Nutrition, certified by the ISSA and is currently pursing a nutritional sciences degree with plans on becoming a Registered Dietitian. He is also a member of the Obesity Action Coalition and a volunteer for the Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America. As a personal nutritional coach with Positively Healthy, Rob helps his clients make small, realistic changes to their eating and exercise habits that add up to positively healthy results.

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  1. November 3, 2012

    […] on The Wake Up Call, my co-host Gizelle hosted the topic of salt and the various aspects it plays in our health. One of the things that was brought up was the use […]

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