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Iodized Salt

On Tue, Jul 25, 2000 at 03:48:03AM -0400, Neil Travis wrote:
> Iodine is not added to table salt because people need it but purely to make
> it flow better

	Nope. Iodine is needed in your diet, in trace amounts. Not
getting iodine results in, I believe, goiters.

	Table salt _is_ mixed with substances that make it flow better,
and those substances aren't good for your fish. But iodine isn't the
problem. In fact, I'd bet that sea salt has more iodine than table salt.

						crawford at iac_net

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