Sodium Hunger: The Search for a Salty Taste

Sodium Hunger: The Search for a Salty Taste

by Jay Schulkin

Paperback(Revised ed.)

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A concise review of the behavioral aspects of the hunger for sodium, and the hormonal and neural systems which underlie the search for and ingestion of salt, intended for graduate students and research workers in psychology, physiology and neuroscience.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780521018425
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 07/31/2005
Edition description: Revised ed.
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; Salt seeking behaviour; Hormonal regulation of salt intake; Gustatory contribution to salt intake; Physiological factors in the control of salt intake; Neural circuits underlying salt intake; Conclusion; Appendix; References; Index.

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