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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Yes, our members @drsarahbath & Prof Rayman wrote the @BrDieteticAssoc iodine fact sheet. twitter.com/IGN_ICCIDD/sta…

Iodine was discovered in 1813. Find out more about iodine, including FAQ, on our website ukiodine.org/FAQs/ twitter.com/RoySocChem/sta…

Research shows UK women have a poor knowledge of iodine. Info on iodine, inc diet sources on our website… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

Information on dietary sources of iodine also available on our website ukiodine.org/iodine-food-fa… twitter.com/drsarahbath/st…

Yes. We used @CO90s urine samples from pregnant women to measure iodine and explore the link with child IQ.… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

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A huge thank you to Prof Rayman for a fantastic Annual Dairy Council Nutrition Lecture @NICHE_ULSTER. More at… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

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#EUthyroid‘s Michael Zimmermann introduces the consequences of iodine deficiency as part of @SickKidsGlobal‘s onlin… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

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Professor Margaret Rayman, @UK_iodine group member, is speaking about iodine at this event tonight. twitter.com/NICHE_ULSTER/s…

Looking forward to hearing Prof Rayman speak about iodine at our Annual Nutrition Lecture tonight at @UlsterUni @NICHE_ULSTER @UK_iodine

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## 25 fully funded PhD positions available in 2017 @UofGlasgow – apply + join us #nutrition #iodine @UofGMedicine ## gla.ac.uk/colleges/mvls/…

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Did you know that milk is a good source of iodine? In the UK, it is the main source of iodine intake. #WorldSchoolMilkDay.

We are committed to promoting the benefit of milk as an important source of dietary #iodine on #WorldSchoolMilkDay @Soc_Endo @IGN_ICCIDD

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Good to see two of our members – Professor Rayman and @drsarahbath – talking about #iodine! twitter.com/EUthyroid_H202…

Alicja Hubalewska-Dydejczyk presented #EUthyroid at last week’s assembly of the Polish Council for Control of Iodin… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…

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Exploring the effects of mild iodine deficiency during pregnancy is an aim of the @EUthyroid_H2020 project twitter.com/rdam_thyroid_c…

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@SisterSeaweed @FlaVitSeaweed @EUthyroid_H2020 That paper found that seaweed increased TSH – suggests possible adverse effect on thyroid.

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@SisterSeaweed @FlaVitSeaweed @EUthyroid_H2020 although kelp is not recommended as iodine source as it is variable and could lead to excess.

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Good that there was a presentation about the @EUthyroid_H2020 project at the American Thyroid Association meeting twitter.com/rdam_thyroid_c…

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We have founded the Consortium on Thyroid and Pregnancy and are looking for collaborators, for more info check out: healio.com/endocrinology/…

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