Selenium Tung Oil
Important trace mineral for function of the antioxidant enzyme glutathione peroxidase protecting against free radical damage, especially in cell membranes. In this role, it supports and protects immune function, and plays a role in the development and function of white blood cells. Selenium also exerts its own antioxidant activity and is involved in the production and utilization of thyroid hormones. Due to its unique roles in the body, selenium is required for many specialized functions, and plays a major role both in providing support for general health and for numerous health conditions as Thyroid Health Cancer prevention Heart Health.
The amount of selenium needed to obtain normal blood levels varied from person to person.
For this reason, consuming foods high in selenium can support detoxification and take stress off the organs like the liver and thyroid. The RDA for selenium is 55 mcg/day and the Daily Value is 70 mcg.