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Selenium
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Selenium
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GH-018
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Interesting Facts About Selenium

  • Soil levels can vary dramatically from one region to the next. Generally, people who live in areas with high selenium levels in the soil enjoy better health.
  • Foods reputed to be good sources of selenium include Brazil Nuts, brewer's yeast, wheat germ, garlic, grains, sunflower seeds, walnuts, raisins, and seafood.
  • A single Brazil nut provides enough selenium to meet the daily requirement for an adult.
  • Water is not a significant source of selenium.
  • A number of serious health conditions are associated with low selenium levels.
  • Selenium concentrations decline with age.
  • Selenium deficiency might be associated with a drop in brain function.
  • Selenium is more concentrated in the thyroid than any other area of the body.

The Health Benefits of Selenium

  • Selenium is one of the body's primary antioxidant enzymes and protects normal cell function by scavenging harmful free radicals.
  • Supports normal thyroid and immune function in healthy individuals.
  • Has a binding effect to help detoxify metals from the body.
  • Encourages normal oxygen levels in the heart.
  • Reduces redness and swelling.
  • Supports healthy bones and joints.
  • Required for the production of prostaglandins that promote healthy blood flow.
  • In synergy with vitamin E, selenium supports energy producing cells.


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