Iodine Test

Three Steps to Healthier Glands

…utilization of iodine and make deficiencies more prevalent. Whether iodine is needed or not can be roughly determined using the iodine patch test. This test is a crude, but rather useful, measure of your iodine status that can be done simply and easily at home. To Perform the Iodine Patch Test: * Before bed…

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Dangers of an Underactive Thyroid

…ultimate solution is to prevent them from happening in the first place by restoring balance to the thyroid. Testing for a thyroid imbalance is a simple matter, using what’s known as the Barnes test (named after Dr. Broda Barnes). * Put an oral thermometer by your bedside. If you use a mercury one, shake…

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Trace Minerals and Your Health

…now, everyone has been alerted to the problems caused by having a diet low in such minerals as calcium and iron. Even trace minerals like zinc and iodine play a major role in your health. Now, the importance of so-called “ultra-trace” minerals has come to light. Selenium One particular ultra-trace…

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Emergency Preparedness Kit

…as effective, but that’s not always the case. Without antibiotics, certain biological agents are deadly. Take anthrax, for example. There are no tested “cures” for this biological microbe other than antibiotics. Unfortunately, in times of crisis, antibiotics could be difficult, if not impossible…

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