What is Bio-Selenium+Zinc?

Selenium is an essential trace element of fundamental importance to human health. The most abundant sources of selenium are Brazil nuts, seafood, meat and poultry People at risk of selenium deficiency include those with a restricted food intake (slimmers, vegetarians, the elderly), pregnant and lactating women. It is recognized that soils in the UK, are deficient in selenium, often as a result of continual or intensive farming.

What does Bio-Selenium+Zinc do?

Selenium is an essential component of the key antioxidant enzyme glutathione peroxidase, which acts in concert with other types of antioxidants (particularly vitamin E) to protect the body from the effects of free radicals. Selenium helps to maintain a healthy immune system. Selenium plays important roles in the control of normal thyroid hormone metabolism, and in maintaining male fertility.

Selenium also helps to support the immune function and thyroid/adrenal hormone metabolism.

About the supplier

Pharma Nord UK was established in 1988 to import high-quality vitamins, minerals, amino acids and essential fatty acids from Denmark. Pharma Nord is one of Europe’s largest manufacturers of preventive dietary supplements and herbal remedies. It is part of a global company with over 50 offices throughout the world.

From the beginning, it has been Pharma Nord’s goal to offer a series of dietary supplements, natural remedies and medicinal drugs, characterised by a superior degree of quality bioavailability and efficacy.

Mike Abrahams - Wild Oats Founder

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