Tag: hypothyroid

Whole Soy Story

There’s nothing natural about these modern soy protein products. Read More

Iodine Health Benefits

There is growing evidence that Americans would have better health and a lower incidence of cancer and fibrocystic disease of the breast if they consumed more iodine. A decrease in iodine intake coupled with an increased consumption of competing halogens, fluoride and bromide, has created an epidemic of iodine deficiency in America. Read More

Iodine Research

The RDA for iodine was based on the amount of iodine/iodide needed to prevent goiter, extreme mental retardation and hypothyroidism. The optimal requirement of the whole human body for iodine has never been studied. Read More

Iodine Deficiency Causes

All glands (thyroid, adrenal, etc.) especially need iodine for the production of hormones. Read More

Iodine Applications

Iodine is a trace mineral produced by the body that is essential for normal growth and development. Read More

Iodine Insufficiency FAQs

Research work has shown that iodine deficiency in the thyroid presents as a thyroid goiter (enlargement of the thyroid). Read More

Thyroid and Halogen Toxicity

There are four halogens: iodine, bromine, fluorine and chlorine. Only iodine and chlorine are necessary to the body. Read More