The Wolff-Chaikoff Effect: Crying Wolf? by Guy E. Abraham, MD. Dr. Abraham explains how medical iodine-phobia came about - through the efforts of two UC-Berkeley scientists just after World War II. Dr. Abraham says, "The most effective way to destroy a nation is to remove iodine from the food supply. The W-C Effect reaulted in the removal of iodine from the food supply and most likely caused more misery and death in the USA than both world wars combined due to its negative impact on iodine consumption by the US population and on the use of inorganic, non-radioactive iodine in medical practice."
The Use of Iodine for Fibromyalgia & Chronic Fatigue
Whole body sufficiency for iodine is assessed by an iodine/iodide loading test. Here is an excellent explanation of the test from Optimox Corporation which can be printed and given to your personal physician.
Where can you order an Iodine Loading Test?
FFP Labs, Dr. Jorge Flechas, MD, 1-877-900-5556. If you do not have an ordering physician, they will assign you a nurse practitioner.