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ALLMedicine™ Iodine Deficiency Center

Research & Reviews  560 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.

Mandatory Versus Voluntary Implementation of Salt Iodization Program for the Last Two D...
https://doi.org/10.1177/03795721221114523
Food and Nutrition Bulletin; Asfaw A, Tamiru D et. al.

Jul 30th, 2022 - Ethiopian government was implementing mandatory salt iodization program for the last decade to eliminate iodine deficiency disorders, but several recent studies reported a mixed findings. This review aimed to assess the difference in implementatio...

Improving Iodine Status in Lactating Women: What Works?
https://doi.org/10.1007/s13668-022-00427-y
Current Nutrition Reports; Brough L

Jul 23rd, 2022 - Iodine deficiency is a global concern, and in recent years, there has been a significant improvement in the number of countries identified as being iodine-sufficient. This review considers the best strategies to ensure iodine sufficiency among bre...

Iodine as a potential endocrine disruptor-a role of oxidative stress.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12020-022-03107-7
Endocrine Karbownik-Lewińska M, Stępniak J et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Iodine is an essential micronutrient required for thyroid hormone biosynthesis. However, overtreatment with iodine can unfavorably affect thyroid physiology. The aim of this review is to present the evidence that iodine-when in excess-can interfer...

Iodine Status of Preterm Infants Born in an Area of Iodine Sufficiency: Are They at Ris...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eprac.2022.05.010
Endocrine Practice : Official Journal of the American Col... Nazeri P, Akbarzadeh M et. al.

Jun 8th, 2022 - To the assess the iodine status of preterm infants born in an area of iodine sufficiency using the urinary iodine concentration (UIC) and thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) levels and compare these values across different feeding practices during t...

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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  43 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...

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...

The Thyroid Diet: Is There Such a Thing?
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/901118

Aug 27th, 2018 - Thyroid disease includes hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, and thyroid nodules, and is commonly seen in most primary care and outpatient endocrinology offices. In routine clinical practice, patients will often inquire about dietary changes they can...

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