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Mastering the Art of Low Iodine Cooking Part 7

I have less than 24 hours (!) to go on the low iodine diet.  Nonetheless, I finally got the chance today to make Moroccan soup.  It was a fairly easy soup to make, and very hearty.  It started with onions, … Continue reading

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Mastering the Art of Low Iodine Cooking Part 3

Every year, before Lent, many people celebrate Carnival, which comes from the Latin for “goodbye meat.”  This celebration began in the Middle Ages, when Lenten fasting was far stricter, no meat, eggs, or dairy products for 40 days.  This is … Continue reading

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Mastering the Art of Low Iodine Cooking Part 2

Today I ran out to begin my frantic search for food that I can eat.  I stopped by the meat counter at my local grocery store, and asked if the chicken had been injected with broth.  (Broth often uses salt, … Continue reading

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Mastering The Art of Low Iodine Cooking Part 1

Next Thursday I have to start my low iodine diet.  Ick.  On May 17th, I have Radioactive Iodine Therapy, which will destroy any remaining thyroid tissue in my body.  Most thyroid cancer patients have this treatment because it reduces the … Continue reading

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