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10 Things You Can Do to Prevent A Thyroid Condition

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Updated June 13, 2013

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Look Out for Your Water and Produce: Thyroid Dangerous Chemical Everywhere...
10 Things You Can Do to Prevent A Thyroid Condition
Perchlorate is a by-product of rocket fuel production that has contaminated the water supplies in areas throughout the nation.

Because a large percentage of U.S. produce is irrigated with perchlorate-contaminated water, perchlorate is also prevalent in the U.S. food supply.

Perchlorate has been linked to various thyroid diseases.

Stay up on your area's perchlorate contamination and maximum state levels for perchlorate in the water. Also, if you use well water, consider having it tested for perchlorate contamination.

For more information, see the site's extensive coverage on perchlorate.

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