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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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/…

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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