Table salt helps to combat infections

Scientists from the US have shown that common salt can be a real cure in the fight against different types of infections.

It has appeared that the salt is capable of protecting the organism and even replace antibiotics in some cases.

That is the conclusion, scientists have come during the experiments on mice. They studied the rodent with a variety of infections and conducted as per their body acts salt: one group was given not salty food, the other - slightly salted.

It was found that mice that ate food with salt, quickly won all sorts of infections.

Scientists believe that the result will be the same for people who, most likely, also the salt enhances immunity and protective properties of the organism.