Sodium will get on the winners podium!
Why should you choose sodium in a near death situation?
Sodium is a great all around element. If you are stranded and you have sodium with you, you will survive because Sodium plays an essential role in maintaining blood
volume. The concentration of dissolved particles in plasma controls blood volume. You can trade sodium to engage social conversation .
Sodium is rated a 5 for biological need because we all need sodium to live, sodium plays a key part maintaining blood volume
Sodium is rated a 3 for social need because it is very good when it comes to trading with other aliens.
Sodium is rated a 3 for functional need because you can make a sodium sword.
Sodium is rated a 4 for defensive need because you can make a sodium sword and you can throw salt in they`re eyes or melt them.