Entitled 'More Coverage of Salt Iodization
in South Punjab' the moot organized under the auspices of SUNCSA, WFP, provincial health department at Bahauddin Zakariya University here on Tuesday.
4 Total 100 100 100 (-) = no data in that category [micro]g/L = microgram per litre Table 3: Percent of households (coverage) in Zambia with iodized salt in 1993, 2002 and 2011 Salt iodization
Iodine content in Proportion (%) of salt (ppm) households 1993 2002 2011 Insufficient level <15 6.
Residual goitre in the post iodization
phase: iodine status, thiocyanate exposure and autoimmunity.
Indicators for assessing iodine deficiency disorders and their control through salt iodization
In the early twentieth century, salt iodization
began in Switzerland and has since been implemented across the world.
6] Over the past two decades, salt iodization
has been introduced in many countries including India as a safe, cost-effective, and sustainable way to eliminate IDDs.
To step-up the enforcement of the Act for Salt Iodization
Nationwide (ASIN) law, the Regional Bantay ASIN Task Force (RBATF) will install two additional checkpoints in the region.
Indicators for Assessing Iodine Deficiency Disorders and the Control through Salt Iodization
Investing in nutrition is another no-brainer: Measures such as salt iodization
, and iron and folic acid and vitamin A supplementation can cost just a few cents annually per recipient.
Speaking to participants during a program titled Role of parliamentarians in eradication of malnutrition Meher Taj Roghani informed they would also introduce legislation for mandatory food fortification and universal salt iodization
NNA - A K2P Policy Brief entitled "Informing Salt Iodization
Policies to Ensure Optimal Iodine Nutrition in Lebanon" which was prepared by the Knowledge to Policy Center (K2P) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) prompted the Ministry of Public Health in Lebanon to issue a decision pertaining to law 178/2011 regarding salt iodization
and monitoring mechanism.
WHO has recommended it a few decades, iodine supplementation programs mainly by salt iodization
of food at the global level to the fight against disorders caused by iodine deficiency, the iodization
technique is easy to implement .