At the RestorativeMedicine Conference, which I attended the first weekend of October, there was a session about iodophobia taught by Dr. David Brownstein, author of “Iodine: Why You Need It, Why You Can’t Live Without It”. I missed the session because there was another one at the same time with Dr. Jonathan Wright that I also wanted to hear. I ordered the recordings so I will be able to catch Dr. Brownstein on the replay.
Last year there was a talk about iodophobia as well, taught by a different doctor.
There is fear afloat about using iodine in Hashimoto`s patients. In reality iodine is an essential element, one in short supply in our lands.
There are many people walking around with iodine deficiency.
I have been doing a lot of iodine load tests recently. To learn more about this test and order on for your clients, contact: Hakala Labs, http://www.hakalalabs.com.
If the client is willing to spring for an extra $80, order the halides load test, and see what’s happening with the competing elements: chlorine, bromine and fluoride.
Last but not least, check out a resource recommended in”The Iodine Crisis” book for information about iodine.: http://iodineresearch.com.
Iodine is too important a nutrient to overlook.
With love and appreciation,
Dr. Ritamarie Loscalzo
What additional questions or comments do you have regarding iodine? Comment below!
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