With iodine present in every organ in the body, not only the thyroid gland, the benefits of having adequate levels of iodine are clearly important for a healthy functioning body.
The iodine loading test is an accurate way to measure your iodine levels.
Establishing the correct level of iodine in your system is especially important due to the side effects of both over and undersupply of iodine. Iodine levels can be effectively identified through urine or saliva testing and once known, decisions can be made regarding supplementation.
If you have four or more of the symptoms listed below you should consider testing to establish your iodine level.