Iodine is a chemical element that the body needs as a catalyst for many biological processes. Thanks to iodine, the thyroid gland can work normally, iodine-containing hormones stimulate the activity of the nervous system, the metabolism, the work of the digestive and endocrine glands, etc.

Interest in iodine as a medicine arose in the XIX century: its antiseptic properties were used in the treatment of injuries and wounds. Unfortunately, there were negative consequences from the use of iodine inside. That’s why iodine was forgotten for a long time, and medicine returned to it only in the twentieth century.

Few people know that iodine mesh can safe a person from many diseases. Iodine mesh is able to do the following: determine whether there is a deficiency of iodine in the body, cure cough, get rid of cold and flu or accelerate the healing of bruises.

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Make sure you have no allergic reactions to iodine. To find out this you should make a small line of iodine on the inner side of your wrist and wait for 15-30 minutes. If everything is okay, you can proceed to the next step.

You should use cotton cosmetic sticks to make iodine mesh. Put a stick into a 5% iodine solution and draw vertical and horizontal lines on your skin. Cells should be about 1 cm * 1 cm, try not to make them too large.

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Iodine can penetrate into your muscle tissue and blood vessels through the skin and has a harmful effect on pathogens. The secret of this mesh is simple: groups of bacteria are separated from each other and rapidly die due to certain sized cells. Iodine perfectly copes with those bacteria that penetrate the body through the skin pores.

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According to statistics, a third part of the world's population suffers from a lack of iodine in the body, which causes thyroid pathologies, and for pregnant women can give birth of physically and mentally handicapped children.

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In order to find out if you have a lack of iodine, it is not necessary to take special tests, you can make such mesh. You should place it on your inner thigh. If it disappears after 3 hours, this is a clear sign of iodine deficiency in the body. In this case, you should consult a doctor.

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If it takes six-eight hours to absorb iodine, this means that iodine deficiency is present in the body, but this problem can be solved by adding fish, seafood, sea kale and other iodine-rich foods to your diet. If there is no iodine deficiency, then the lines of the mesh will disappear only the next day.

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