Specific Uses

Heart Health

In 2018, a bunch of rats and pigs volunteered to receive manual heart attacks in an attempt to help humans learn of iodine’s effect during a heart attack. Conclusion: Iodide administration improved the structure and function of the heart after acute myocardial infarction in rats and pigs. Some animals were given iodine between the time…

Iodine, the most effective agent for killing viruses

Iodine, the most effective agent for killing viruses

Updated March 24, 2020 to include more information about nebulizing. After an estimated 30 million people died in the 1918 Influenza Pandemic, governments around the world spent 25 years  studying influenza viruses looking for the best agent to kill the viruses. Iodine incorporated into masks, solutions, aerosols, and oral preparations could help to kill influenza…