Iodine Supplementation during Pregnancy – Impact of medical advice and sociodemographic factors: results from a multicenter study on women in childbed

Silke Roehl & Beate Schuecking
Introduction: Iodine supplementation is a well known prevention of thyroid disease for (pregnant and breastfeeding) mothers and their babies. In Germany, where iodine is added to salt as supplementation for the general population, childbearing and breastfeeding women are at risk for iodine deficit. [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]