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Iodine Deficiency and Weight Loss: Is it the Next Big Thing?

Iodine Deficiency and Weight Loss: Is it the Next Big Thing?

Is iodine the new "it" supplement for weight loss? Let's tackle the tangled issue of iodine and weight, as well as understand the dangers of unnecessary supplementation.

Thyroid Cancer and Iodine

Thyroid Cancer & Iodine

 Thyroid Cancer & Iodine

Medical ignorance is epidemic and nowhere is this more evident than in how contemporary medicine views and treats thyroid cancer. Overtreatment of thyroid cancer with radioactive iodine is rampant even though there is substantial uncertainty about the indications for radioactive iodine for thyroid cancer. Radioactive iodine absorbed by the thyroid can injure the gland.