Iodine is very important for thyroid hormone production. Insufficient iodine intake can lead to health issues, including hypothyroidism. You can use this simple test at home to find out if you need to focus on getting more iodine in your diet. ARTICLE CONTINUES AFTER ADVERTISEMENT Supplies: Pen/paper 2% U.S.P Iodine Tincture (like this) Directions: IMPORTANT NOTE: This test is not for those with thyroid conditions (Hashimoto’s, Grave’s, etc) or for
Dr. David Brownstein on Bromine's Toxic Effect: Excess bromine exposure has been shown to result in iodine elimination from the body. This can cause problems for glands, including the thyroid and breast. I have tested over 500 patients for bromine toxicity. So far, every single patient has shown high levels.