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

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-…

Health professionals – register before 29 Feb for #UKIodineMeeting on iodine in pregnancy. Details on our website: ukiodine.org/ign-symposium-…

Important to also highlight the finding of significantly lower iodine in organic milk. twitter.com/UniofNewcastle…

More information on iodine in the @BrDieteticAssoc fact sheet: bda.uk.com/foodfacts/Iodi…

Our committee member, Professor Margaret Rayman, has provided a comment on the study findings via @SMC_London. sciencemediacentre.org/expert-reactio…

Nutritional differences between organic & non-organic milk in the media today. Important to note: study found lower iodine in organic milk

Many UK Iodine Group members will be speaking at the symposium (17 March) @DrMVanderpump @drsarahbath Full details: ukiodine.org/ign-symposium-…

There will be a symposium on #iodine in pregnancy on 17 March @RCObsGyn Registration deadline: 22 Feb
ukiodine.org/ign-symposium-…