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Study finds too little iodine could impair fertility

A new study of 467 American women who were trying to get pregnant has found that women with moderate to severe iodine deficiency were nearly half as likely to get pregnant as women with normal levels of the mineral. The findings, published … Continue reading

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Do you need more iodine?

You might, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics (APA). Many pregnant and breast-feeding women are deficient in iodine and should take a daily supplement containing iodine, the APA said in a recent policy statement. Iodine appears to boost babies’ … Continue reading

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