The UK Iodine Group: aiming to eradicate iodine deficiency in the UK

The UK Iodine Group was formed in June 2012 with the aim of ensuring that iodine deficiency is eradicated in the UK. 
We are a committee of experts in thyroid, nutrition and public health.
Read more about us and our history

Latest Tweets

@tpavdeja Unfortunately there is no reliable method for testing an individual’s iodine status.

@tpavdeja Fish is a rich source of #iodine. More information on the iodine content of fish in our factsheet ukiodine.org/iodine-food-fa…

Research by our members Prof Rayman and @drsarahbath highlighted in this programme. twitter.com/j_sier/status/…

Great to see that #iodine was mentioned on the BBC programme last night #thetruthabouthealthyeating twitter.com/drsarahbath/st…

@tpavdeja please see our website for food sources ukiodine.org/iodine-food-fa… Lugol’s iodine is not recommended-see FAQ ukiodine.org/FAQs/

Blog post on the commentary written by our members @drsarahbath and Prof Rayman on #iodine in organic milk. blog.journals.cambridge.org/2016/05/23/exp…

Interesting comment on the lower #iodine content of organic milk and suggests possible explanations. #WorldMilkDay twitter.com/drsarahbath/st…

Good to see that @TheDairyCouncil have produced iodine booklet twitter.com/DrMVanderpump/…

Article on issues relating to iodine deficiency in the UK. Info on iodine on our website ukiodine.org twitter.com/TheLancetEndo/…

Information on iodine and link to @BrDieteticAssoc iodine fact sheet on our website: ukiodine.org/iodine-food-fa… twitter.com/TheDairyCounci…

Study by UK Iodine Group member @EmilieCombet found UK pregnant women were not aware of the importance of iodine twitter.com/drsarahbath/st…

Busy day for @UK_iodine group members. Six members of our committee are speaking today. #UKIodineMeeting.

Now the turn of Professor Kate Jolly to talk about iodine supplementation. #UKIodineMeeting

Another UK Iodine Group member, Mr Michael Marsh, now talking on guidelines on thyroid disease and pregnancy. #UKIodineMeeting

Our UK Iodine Group member Professor Margaret Rayman talking about the studies of iodine status in UK pregnant women. #UKIodineMeeting

Great talk by Professor Michael Zimmerman on the importance of iodine during pregnancy #UKIodineMeeting

At the #UKIodineMeeting. Great overview by @DrMVanderpump.

@tpavdeja In short, lugol’s iodine is not recommended. Please see our FAQs on our website for more details. ukiodine.org/FAQs/

Next week (Thur 17 March) is the @IGN_ICCIDD #UKIodineMeeting. We are looking forward to it! ukiodine.org/ign-symposium-…

The #UKIodineMeeting will include talks from several of our committee members. ukiodine.org/ign-symposium-…