How well a patient does depends on the amount of iodine that was swallowed as well how quickly treatment was received. If you were able to seek medical help right away, you have a better chance
A Healthy Source of Iodine: Kelp Supplementsby
a defense against radiation poisoning.
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: You could find your ball, you could find your ball and poison ivy or you could find your ball and a snake.
(I suppose you could find your ball, a snake and poison ivy, but you'd be one unlucky golfer.)
Even if you're not a golfer...