Iodine Global Network (IGN)

Poland

COUNTRY POPULATION: 38,104,832 (2018)
MUIC* (µg/L): 112 (2009-11) Sub-national, SAC (6-12)
POPULATION IODINE INTAKE: Adequate
MUIC IN OTHER POPULATIONS (µg/L): 113 (2007-8) Sub-national, PW
HHIS* (UNICEF 2017): -
* MUIC, median urinary iodine concentration
* HHIS, percentage of households consuming iodized salt (>0 ppm) among all tested households
SAC: school-age children / WRA: women of reproductive age / PW: pregnant women

NEWS

01. May 2018

Krakow Declaration urges Europe to tackle iodine deficiency in kids

Scientists taking part in the EUthyroid project have signed up to the Krakow declaration of iodine, ...

18. April 2018

Naukowcy podpisali "Krakowską deklarację o jodzie"

Jod jest krytycznym mikroelementem dla rozwoju mózgu u dzieci. Naukowcy obawiają się, że nawet 50 proc....

NEWSLETTER ARTICLES

Poland remains iodine sufficient after 20 years of IDD prevention, but pregnant women may be at risk. (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Prof. Zbigniew Szybinski MD, PhD; IGN National Coordinator for Poland
IDD Newsletter 3/2015

PUBLICATIONS

EUThyroid Factsheet: W kierunku eliminacji niedoboru jodu i innych chorób tarczycy w Europie (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Iodine prophylaxis in Poland – new, old challenges (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
A Lewiski, A Zygmunt
Annals of Agricultural and Environmental Medicine 2014; Vol 21, No 1, 1–4
Assessing diets for energy and nutrients content in nursery school children from Lodz, Poland (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
E Trafalska
Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 2014;65(1):27-33
The Relationship Between Physical Fitness, Urine Iodine Status, and Body-Mass Index in 6- to 7-year-old Polish Children (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
S Merkiel and W Chalcarz
International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 2011; 21, 318-327
Iodine status of pregnant women from central Poland ten years after introduction of iodine prophylaxis programme (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
M Gietka-Czernel, M Debska, P Kretowicz, H Jastrzebska, A Kondracka, H Snochowska, M Oltarzewski
Polish Journal of Endocrinology 2010; Volume 61; Number 6/2010
Iodine prophylaxis in Poland in the lights of the WHO recommendation on reduction of the daily salt intake (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Z Szybinski
Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism 2009, 15, 2, 103-107
Effectiveness of the iodine prophylaxis model adopted in Poland (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Z Szybinski
J Endocrinol. Invest. 2008; 31: 309-313

POLICY AND LEGISLATION

MODUL III - PROGRAM ELIMINACJI NIEDOBORU JODU W POLSCE NA LATA 2012-2016 (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
PROGRAM ELIMINACJI NIEDOBORU JODU w POLSCE" NA LATA 2006-2008 (PDFAchtung Link öffnet sich in einem neuen Fenster)
Ministerstwo Zdrowia, 2006

LINKS


Regional Coordinator

John Lazarus
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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National Coordinator

Alicja Hubalewska-Dydejczyk