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kelp and hyperthyroid
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kelp and hyperthyroid

i was told that taking kelp with hyperthyroid would help it.
is this true?
thanks
-lanna
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NO -- it may worsen it.  Iodine can aggravate hyperthyroidism....like "adding fuel to the fire"
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