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How potassium iodide may help protect against radiation

Table of Contents What is potassium iodide? Potassium iodide’s health benefits Studies on potassium iodide confirm its other uses Side effects of potassium iodide Potassium iodide’s contraindications Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about potassium iodide Have you ever been curious as to why table salt is sometimes labeled “iodized?” This is because of potassium iodide, a… Read More »

Know Your Girls: Breast cancer survivor diagnosed at 16 shares her story to help Black women save their own lives

Know Your Girls is committed to educating Black women about breast cancer. As part of their campaign to educate and inform Black women about their cancer risks, they connected TheGrio with Nikia Hammonds-Blakely, a survivor who was diagnosed at 16 years old. “I was in the shower one morning getting ready for school and I felt the… Read More »