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Aluminum
Al, used in soda cans
Calcium
Ca, taken for stronger bones
Carbon
C, forms diamonds and graphite
Chlorine
Cl, used to sanitize pools
Copper
Cu, used to make pennies
Gold
Au, jewelry
Helium
He, used to make balloons float
Hydrogen
H, used to make rocket fuel
Iodine
I, used to clean wounds
Iron
Fe, taken to increase number of red blood cells
Lead
Pb, used to make bullets
Magnesium
Mg, used in flash photography
Mercury
Hg, poison
Nickel
Ni, currency, sensitive earrings
Nitrogen
N, freeze off warts
Oxygen
O, breathing
Phosphorus
P, safety matches
Potassium
K, taken for strong muscles, is in bananas
Silicon
Si, computer chips
Silver
Ag, jewelry
Sodium
Na, in salt (mixed with chloride)
Sulfur
S, insecticides
Tin
Sn, prevents corrosion of other metals
Uranium
U, nuclear weapons
Zinc
Zn, forms brass