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Iodine and the Thyroid - Thyroid Disease - About.com
Jun 25, 2014 ... Iodine is an essential element that enables the thyroid gland to produce thyroid hormones. Three iodine molecules are added to make T3 ...
Iodine Intake and Effect on Thyroid Problems - Thyroid Disease
The New England Journal of Medicine published research from China that looks at the relationship between iodine intake and thyroid disease. Reporting in the ...
Kelp, Iodine, and Thyroid Drugs - Thyroid Disease - About.com
Jun 17, 2014 ... Kelp, Iodine, and Thyroid Drugs, Mary Shomon's Thyroid Drug Database, featuring Thyroid Drugs & Manufacturers, and Information on Drugs ...
A Look at Iodine Levels in Prenatal Vitamins - Thyroid Disease
Jun 25, 2014 ... Pregnant women -- and in particular, pregnant women with thyroid conditions -- need extra iodine. But research shows that as many as half of ...
Guidelines for Iodine Nutrition Before, During and After Pregnancy
A look at iodine nutrition before, during and after pregnancy, based on the 2011 Guidelines of the American Thyroid Association for the Diagnosis and ...
The Claim: All Thyroid Patients Should Take Iodine - Thyroid Disease
Jun 3, 2014 ... The Claim: All Thyroid Patients Should Take Iodine. Is That So? A lot of people -- doctors, experts, family, friends -- have quite a bit to say about ...
Iodine Requirements and Dietary Sources - Nutrition - About.com
Aug 7, 2014 ... Iodine is a trace mineral that your body requires in very small amounts. It's found in seafood and iodized salt.
How to Remove Iodine from Drinking Water - Chemistry - About.com
Many processes may add iodine and radioactive iodine to water. If iodine is a concern, it is easy to remove from your water.
The Low Iodine Diet for Thyroid Cancer Scanning - Thyroid Disease
Jun 25, 2014 ... Information on the low-iodine diet used for scanning in thyroid cancer patients, from Mary Shomon, your Thyroid Guide.
Graves' Disease and Hyperthyroidism - Thyroid Disease - About.com
Jun 25, 2014 ... In the United States, Radioactive Iodine (RAI) is a common treatment for most people with Graves' disease and hyperthyroidism. Some other ...