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ALLMedicine™ Iodine Deficiency Center

Research & Reviews  570 results

The uptake of key Essential Nutrition Action (ENA) messages and its predictors among mo...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9604956
PloS One; Habte A, Gizachew A et. al.

Oct 27th, 2022 - Essential nutrition action(ENA) is a framework for managing advocacy, establishing a foundation, and implementing a comprehensive package of preventive nutritional activities. Essential Nutrition Actions study studies provide current information o...

Iodine status and supplementation in pregnancy: an overview of the evidence provided by...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11154-022-09760-7
Reviews in Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders; Croce L, Chiovato L et. al.

Oct 14th, 2022 - Iodine supplementation during pregnancy in areas with mild-moderate deficiency is still a matter of debate. The present study aimed at systematically reviewing currently available evidences provided by meta-analyses with the aim to further clarify...

Knowledge and awareness about and use of iodised salt among students in Germany and Gre...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9531348
BMC Public Health; Heimberg K, Martin A et. al.

Oct 5th, 2022 - Iodine is an essential trace element, which is important for human metabolism, growth and mental development. Iodine deficiency may still occur in Europe and the use of iodised salt is an effective measure to enhance iodine intake. Knowledge and a...

The advancement of Ethiopia's salt iodization programme-The success story of the centra...
https://doi.org/10.1111/mcn.13427
Maternal & Child Nutrition; Yusufali R, Frohmann D et. al.

Sep 30th, 2022 - The objective of this article is to characterize the value of centralized iodization facilities (CIFs) to advance Ethiopia's salt iodization programme and its impact on the population iodine status. The analysis is based on a review of publication...

Thyroid function tests of iodine deficiency goiter can mimic thyroid hormone resistance...
https://doi.org/10.1515/jpem-2022-0345
Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology & Metabolism : JPEM; Sasidharan Pillai S, Quintos JB

Sep 14th, 2022 - Iodine deficiency goiter can develop in children on a restrictive diet and most have normal thyroid function. We report a 6-year-old girl with iodine deficiency goiter with thyroid function studies mimicking thyroid hormone resistance alpha. Thyro...

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Guidelines  1 results

Prevention and control of iodine deficiency in pregnant and lactating women and in chil...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S1368980007361004
Public Health Nutrition; , Andersson M et. al.

Mar 11th, 2008 - Prevention and control of iodine deficiency in pregnant and lactating women and in children less than 2-years-old: conclusions and recommendations of the Technical Consultation.|2008| ,Andersson M,de Benoist B,Delange F,Zupan J,|diagnosis,preventi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  44 results

Prevalence of Iodine Deficiency in Remote Communities of Haiti
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05275452

Mar 11th, 2022 - Haiti is one of the few remaining countries that is at risk of iodine deficiency disorders. In the 2018 survey, iodized salt was found in <20% of households and iodine excretion from non-pregnant and pregnant women suggested inadequate intakes, wi...

Iodine Impact on Thyroid Function and Psychomotor Development, Observational Study in the Portuguese Minho Region
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04288531

Feb 23rd, 2022 - Iodine is essential for intellectual development. Its deficiency, alone, is the most frequent cause of preventable brain harm in infants. Iodine is required to synthesize thyroid hormones, key components of central nervous system development. Beca...

Quality of Life Among Egyptian Hypothyroid Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05143918

Dec 20th, 2021 - Hypothyroidism is an underactive thyroid gland. Hypothyroidism means that the thyroid gland can't make enough thyroid hormone to keep the body running normally. People are hypothyroid if they have too little thyroid hormone in the blood. Common ca...

Iodine Status in Swedish Lactating Women - Effect of Iodine Supplementation in the Thyroid Function of Mother and Infant
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02378233

Nov 3rd, 2021 - Are the mothers to be treated with 150 µg iodide per day during lactation to guarantee normal intake of iodine in breast-milk (MIC) and normal urinary iodine concentration (UIC) in their off-spring? Purpose and Aim This prospective, placebo-contro...

Iodine Status in Pregnancy and Associated Health Outcomes
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03552341

Oct 14th, 2021 - Background: Pregnant women may be particularly vulnerable to iodine deficiency as requirements increase to support fetal development. There is limited information concerning how maternal iodine status changes during pregnancy. Severe iodine defici...

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News  45 results

Nail Changes Associated With Thyroid Disease
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/256823/hair-nails/nail-changes-associated-thyroid-disease
Angela Rosenberg, OMS-IV, Shari R. Lipner, MD, PhD

Aug 4th, 2022 - The major classifications of thyroid disease include hyperthyroidism, which is seen in Graves disease, and hypothyroidism due to iodine deficiency and Hashimoto thyroiditis, which have potentially devastating health consequences. The prevalence of.

Why Iodized Salt Is Important for You and Your Thyroid
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972982

May 10th, 2022 - Elizabeth Pearce, MD Does your table salt contain added iodine? If not, maybe you should switch. For almost 100 years, iodized salt has been the mainstay of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) prevention efforts in the much of the world. Over the pa...

Dr. Sosa on Risk Factors for Thyroid Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/dr-sosa-on-risk-factors-for-thyroid-cancer

Oct 6th, 2021 - Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA, FACS, FSSO, chair, Department of Surgery, Leon Goldman, MD Distinguished Professor of Surgery, professor, Department of Medicine, affiliated faculty, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of Californ...

Fast Five Quiz: Common Nutritional Deficiencies
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/909390_3

Feb 26th, 2019 - Long-term dietary iodine replacement at recommended levels may decrease the size of iodine-deficient goiters in very young children and pregnant women and is indicated for all patients with iodine deficiency. Generally, long-standing goiters assoc...

Does Hypothyroidism Explain Mona Lisa's Smile?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/902404

Sep 24th, 2018 - The unusual and enigmatic appearance of the Mona Lisa may be because she suffered from hypothyroidism, suggest two experts who cite not only the evidence visible in Leonardo da Vinci's famous portrait, but also her natural history and dietary patt...

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