SELENIUM (SE)

Selenium boosts the immune system by stimulating antibodies, which can seek out and destroy foreign bodies that can cause diseases and infections. It has been found to be an essential part in the body’s response to cancerous activity. Normal selenium intake can result in a serious decrease in cancerous cell formation, especially in regards to prostate, colorectal and lung cancers.


Selenium is an organic chemical that is necessary for certain cellular functions of animals and people. Therefore, including selenium-rich plant material in your diet is very important for maintaining overall health and wellness.
Selenium has been found to be an essential part in the body’s response to cancerous activity. According to research a normal selenium intake can result in a serious decrease in cancerous cell formation, especially in regards to prostate, colorectal and lung cancers. Glutathione superoxidase, an important anti-cancer compound in the body, utilizes selenium for its activity, so significant amounts are needed for those powerful antitumor and anticarcinogenic roles as well.

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