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3 Dangers of Iodine Therapy for Hypothyroidism

Posted on 12. Jun, 2012 by .


Iodine therapy has become quite popular as a “potential” solution for hypothyroidism today. Much of its popularity arises from its use in treating goiters centuries ago. But today, could it be causing more harm than good? It is well known that the thyroid gland requires iodine to produce thyroid hormone. But few people understand the potential dangers of iodine therapy and excessive iodine consumption. Dangers of Excessive Iodine Today, iodine deficiency is extremely rare even […]

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