Iodine deficiency requires treatment
Iodine is one of essential trace elements participating in many physiological processes.
One of the first symptoms in chronic iodine deficiency is fatigue, lethargy and drowsiness. One of the main functions of thyroid hormones is to provide the body with energy. In most cases of chronic fatigue, iodine deficiency is accompanied by muscle weakness.
This symptom of iodine deficiency can be noticed with the naked eye. Most often due to lack of iodine, the swelling appears under the eyes, legs and arms. Take diuretics in this situation is not only useless, but dangerous. When taking these drugs from the body washed out nutrients, which leads to disruption of water-salt balance.
In women, iodine deficiency is often accompanied by disorders of the menstrual cycle, as this interferes with the common hormonal background. Prolonged iodine deficiency may develop infertility and the onset of premature menopause.
If iodine deficiency develops during pregnancy, it negatively affects the fetus. Possible congenital abnormalities and even miscarriage.
Frequent colds can be one of the symptoms of iodine deficiency. Iodine plays an important role in maintaining normal body resistance. If there is insufficient iodine, the body becomes more vulnerable to viral, bacterial and fungal infections.
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The decline of intelligence
The lack of iodine in the body leads to reduced attention, poor memory and intellect. Iodine deficiency leads to a reduced metabolism in brain cells, which lose their ability to remember dates, process information and solve complex problems.
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