The Pima are a group of Native Americans living in central and southern Arizona and what is now Mexico. Hailing from Uto-Aztecan lingual stock, they were visited very early by Spanish missionaries, and friendly to Anglos. Enemies of the Apache, they farmed by use of irrigation and are known for their basket weaving.

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... POTASSIUM IODIDE, KI (Pima®, SSKI®) is a medicine that provides iodine. Iodine helps to treat many different conditions, especially conditions of the thyroid gland. Potassium iodide is commonly given to treat hyperthyroidism or to help prepare the thyroid gland for thyroid surgery. Potassium iodide has also been used to treat certain skin conditions. While this drug was once used to help coughs and clear mucus from the chest, it is now thought to be ineffective. Potassium Iodide should generally only be used under the prescription or advice of a health care professional with prescriptive authority. ...
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