Two thirds of teenage girls have low iodine levels – putting the health of their future children at risk, doctors warn.Oh dear. But don't worry, there's a solution, and it's quite easy to do.
The World Health Organisation is recommending that Britain add iodine to table salt to combat the problem.That'll be the salt everyone's supposed to be avoiding because of all the health scares, I take it?
It's a Perfect Storm of stupidity, bad science and health hysteria, isn't it? As Leg-Iron points out:
"These days, Kafka would have real trouble persuading anyone that his work should be considered 'absurdist' because by modern standards, he's mainstream."