DHO and MS also spoke on the occasion and highlighted the importance of iodised
salt among children and expectant women.
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oil capsules were procured and distributed to school children and pregnant women in Gwembe District after it was found to have severe IDD in 1995 .
When a journalist asked Moore the secret of looking so young, he replied, "iodised
"That time, only one- third of the population in the Valley was consuming iodised
salt," he said.
A national survey done in 2009, however, found that 94 per cent of the population was consuming iodised
Overall, 79 per cent salt samples examined at consumer level by spot kit showed some iodization, 54.3 per cent were adequately iodised
The other source of iodine in the New Zealand food supply is iodised
The doctors of AIIMS have written to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, pointing out a gap in demand and supply of iodised
salt in Delhi, which is leading to disorders among the school children.
Household salt was tested for iodine which showed that only 5 % households in (FATA) consume iodised
salt ( 15+ PPM) and 12.7 % families consume insufficiently iodised
salt with less than 15 PPM.
salt will attract a concessional 2.5 per cent customs duty along with reduced excise duty of six per cent.