Close

selenium

How to keep your prostate healthy – 5 tips

800x600px prostate health

A Healthy Prostate The prostate gland is an organ in the male body, located just below the bladder. While aging, most men will encounter some form of an age-induced drop in the hormone testosterone and/or an age-related gradual swelling of the prostate gland.   In fact, 50% of all men aged 60 and over will […]

Read More

Supplement Spotlight: Selenium

800x600px selenium, antioxidant, broccoli, garlic, glutathione, inflammation, L-selenomethionine, Se-methyl L-selenocysteine, selenium,

Selenium was discovered in 1817 and named for Selene, the Greek goddess of the moon. Its role in health was only later recognized. In the body, selenium is incorporated into selenoproteins that accomplish a number of functions. Selenium has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. While occurring in trace amounts in a number of foods, including grains, meat, […]

Read More