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IDD May 2014 Newsletter (PDF File, 2.3 MB)

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American Thyroid Association (ATA) Issues Statement On The Potential Risks Of Excess Iodine Ingestion And Exposure

The American Thyroid Association today released a statement advising against the ingestion of iodine and kelp supplements containing in excess of 500 mcg iodine daily. Iodine is a micronutrient required for normal thyroid function.

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ATA Statement on the Potential Risks of Excess Iodine Ingestion and Exposure

Iodine is a micronutrient required for normal thyroid function. Recommended Daily Allowances (RDA) for iodine intake are 150 mcg in adults, 220-250 mcg in pregnant women, and 250-290 mcg in breastfeeding women in the U.S. (1,2).

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IDD Newsletter

From the IDD Newsletter Vol 41 Number 2 MAY 2013
In the UK and Australia, poor iodine intake in pregnancy predicts lower child IQ

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