1939 : Campaign to Fight Goiters Launched

When:
October 3, 2019 all-day
2019-10-03T00:00:00-04:00
2019-10-04T00:00:00-04:00

On October 3, 1939, the state health department started a campaign in the public schools to encourage parents to use iodized salt to reduce the risk of developing goiters.

Source: Historical Society of Michigan : Michigan History Calendar.

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