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

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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…

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…

Milk is an important source of iodine, a key nutrient for pregnant ladies! #WorldMilkDay #DairyMakesADifference pic.twitter.com/DWE84SUVIX

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#worldmilkday Important source of #iodine for #women @mariaokane888 twitter.com/dairyuk/status…

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Analysing data from the #Selenium, #Iodine and #Milk Intervention #SIMI study on #WorldMilkDay #interesting results #nutrition #PhD #milk

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Milk is a major source of #iodine in the UK diet. Find out more in @BrDieteticAssoc iodine fact sheet. #WorldMilkDay bda.uk.com/foodfacts/Iodi…

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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…

More evidence that #thyroglobulin (Tg) is a good marker of #iodine status, also in mildly deficient adults bit.ly/22oJMO9

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Great that @TheDairyCouncil have produced an iodine booklet.Milk & dairy products are important iodine sources in UK twitter.com/thedairycounci…

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@timkorevaar: Europe is heterogeneous in terms of iodine status. @EUthyroid_H2020 will provide data to homogenize efforts #UKIodineMeeting

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Kelp supplements are popular but should be avoided due to potential risk of excessive iodine intake #UKIodineMeeting

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@drsarahbath Milk in UK is a good source of iodine but variable: higher in winter, lower in organic milk #UKiodinemeeting

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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

RCOG to develop guidelines for management of thyroid disease in pregnancy, will also address questions on iodine deficiency #UKIodineMeeting

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