Summary

Iodine is important for the normal development of a baby's brain and nervous system.

A daily supplement that includes 150 micrograms of iodine is recommended for women when planning pregnancy, during pregnancy and while breastfeeding.*

*National Health and Medical Research Council (2010), NHMRC Public Statement: Iodine supplementation for pregnant and breastfeeding women​​​.​

Two posters to raise awareness about the importance of iodine supplements which can be displayed in health services can be down loaded.

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File Size: 4300 kb
Type: Poster
SHPN: (HSP) 80387