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Electrolyte

Electrolyte

(Science: chemistry) a substance that dissociates into ions when fused or in solution and thus becomes capable of conducting electricity, an ionic solute.

Origin: gr. Lytos = that may be dissolved


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... demonstrate. Also, hormones (etc) do cause biochemical changes, but as far as I know the body contains no mechanisms that will turn an electrolyte (sodium, potassium, etc) into a non-electrolyte or vice versa – you have to consume or excrete them. This is also something you would need ...

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by JoshuaFlynn
Sun May 27, 2012 10:54 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body
Replies: 36
Views: 136339

Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body

... demonstrate. Also, hormones (etc) do cause biochemical changes, but as far as I know the body contains no mechanisms that will turn an electrolyte (sodium, potassium, etc) into a non-electrolyte or vice versa – you have to consume or excrete them. This is also something you would need ...

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by AstraSequi
Sat May 26, 2012 9:31 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body
Replies: 36
Views: 136339

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... suspect individuals (who are already sensitive to the headaches). My theory is, given this seems to be a common problem amongst the group, that an electrolyte (or ionic compound, depending on your preference) imbalance is responsible, given they would impact conductivity of the blood plasma (altering ...

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by JoshuaFlynn
Wed Apr 11, 2012 10:31 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Heavy metals, can anyone answer?
Replies: 11
Views: 5359

Re: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body

... a healthy metabolism which incorporates efficient electrolysis in the cellular/systemic human body benefits immensely from balanced ingestion of electrolyte type substances and cell-building proteins. Our major problem with health is fuel intake and its usage. One final thought: God said, "Let ...

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by ishsef
Tue Dec 27, 2011 4:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body
Replies: 36
Views: 136339

Re: Liver and Kidney Evolution! Please Help!

... make the difference between a desert cat and an amphibian. Fish and amphibians also can get some of the kidneys work done through other organs. Electrolyte and ammonia regulation can go through gills/skin which aren't options for the cat. Don't get caught up in the one trait one adaptation trap. ...

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by BDDVM
Tue Nov 16, 2010 1:42 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Liver and Kidney Evolution! Please Help!
Replies: 2
Views: 8373
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