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Iodine deficiency (ID)

© UNICEF Turkmenistan/2004/Pirozzi
A Turkmen woman adds iodised salt to soup. Turkmenistan was the first country in Central Asia to achieve Universal Salt Iodisation.
© UNICEF Turkmenistan/2004/Pirozzi
Iodised salt in a shop in Turkmenistan. Everyone needs iodine in their diet for proper intellectual development and the only way to ensure enough iodine is through universal salt iodisation.

 

 
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