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Sources of dietary iodines bread, cows' milk, and infant formula in the Boston area

Pearce, E.N. and Pino, S. and He, X. and Bazrafshan, H.R. and Lee, S.L. and Braverman, L.E. (2004) Sources of dietary iodines bread, cows' milk, and infant formula in the Boston area. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 89 (7). pp. 3421-3424. ISSN 0021972X (ISSN)

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Abstract

Dietary iodine is essential for thyroid hormone production. Although U.S. dietary iodine is generally adequate, some groups, especially women of childbearing age, are at risk for mild iodine deficiency. Children's average urinary iodine is higher than that of adults. U.S. dietary iodine sources have not been assessed recently. A survey of iodine content in 20 brands of bread, 18 brands of cows' milk, and eight infant formulae was performed between 2001 and 2002. Three bread varieties contained more than 300 μg iodine per slice. Iodine content in other brands was far lower (mean ± SD, 10.1 ± 13.2 μg iodine/ slice). All cows' milk samples had at least 88 μg iodine/250 ml, ranging from 88-168 μg (116.0 ± 22.1 μg/250 ml). Infant formulae values ranged from 16.2 to 56.8 μg iodine/5 oz (23.5 ± 13.78 μg/5 oz). The public should be aware of the need for adequate dietary iodine intake and should be aware that ingredient lists do not reflect the iodine content of foods.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Unmapped bibliographic data: LA - English [Field not mapped to EPrints] J2 - J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. [Field not mapped to EPrints] C2 - 15240625 [Field not mapped to EPrints] AD - Sect. Endocrinol., Diabet., Nutr., Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, United States [Field not mapped to EPrints] AD - Golestan University Medical School, Golestan, Iran [Field not mapped to EPrints] AD - 88 East Newton Street, Evans 201, Boston, MA 02118, United States [Field not mapped to EPrints] DB - Scopus [Field not mapped to EPrints]
Uncontrolled Keywords: iodine, artificial milk, bread, dietary intake, food intake, health survey, human, infancy, infant, milk, priority journal, public health, review, sampling, United States, animal, article, chemistry, diet, Animals, Boston, Bread, Diet, Humans, Infant Formula, Iodine, Milk
Subjects: مقالات نمایه شده محققین دانشگاه در سایت ,Web of Science ,Scopus
Divisions: معاونت تحقیقات و فناوری
Depositing User: GOUMS
Date Deposited: 18 Apr 2015 08:46
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2017 11:00
URI: http://eprints.goums.ac.ir/id/eprint/2471

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