Iodine’s essential role in the body is to provide the raw materials for the thyroid gland to make thyroxine thereby helping to strengthen hair, nails, skin and teeth. It is one of the trace elements that are essential molecules, present in minute quantities in our bodies, that are to act as biocatalysts to participate in the assimilation and metabolism of food and the renewal of tissues. In addition, they strengthen the body’s defenses against infection. A daily intake of trace elements is necessary for the health of an average individual. Liquid Iodine is a beneficial element for those suffering from chronic fatigue syndrome, hypothyroidism, and arthritis.