Having too little of this nutrient could harm a woman's fertility

Women with moderate to severe iodine deficiency may take longer to achieve a pregnancy, compared to women with normal iodine levels, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health. The study is the first to investigate the potential effects of mild to moderate iodine deficiency — common among women in the […]

Having too little of this nutrient could harm a woman's fertility

(HealthDay)—Nearly half of U.S. women have at least a mild deficiency in the nutrient iodine, and new research suggests it could impair their fertility.

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Medical Xpress

Too Little Iodine Could Harm a Woman's Fertility

Iodine -- a mineral that helps regulate metabolism -- is found in seafood, iodized salt, dairy products, and some fruits and vegetables.

Thu 11 Jan 18 from WebMD

Iodine deficiency may reduce pregnancy chances, NIH study suggests

Women with moderate to severe iodine deficiency may take longer to achieve a pregnancy, compared to women with normal iodine levels, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Science Blog

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