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Can nontoxic goiter be prevented?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Often, goiters are the result of things you cannot control, such as the level of your thyroid function and whether or not you have an auto-immune disorder. However, sometimes altering your diet can help. Goiters can grow due to a lack of iodine in the body, so be sure your iodine intake as at the right level.

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