Selenium is the anti-oxidant of the mineral kingdom, it forms an important constituent of the enzyme glutathione, (the most abundant and important anti-oxidant in the human body). Along side orthodox medications, it is used by Medical Doctors and Natural Therapists the world over to prevent and treat chronic, degenerative illnesses.
Professional health care practitioners have found selenium to enhance health in various conditions and may be used as an adjunct to slow the aging process and prevent the return of many skin conditions and abnormal growths, maintain tissue elasticity, and benefit Inflammatory diseases.
A solar keratosis is the most common skin condition resulting from skin damaged by the sun over many years. Solar keratoses (also known as actinic keratoses) are usually rough, scaly patches on sun-exposed areas such as the head and face. They are common, especially in older people, many of whom have more than one. Usually they are harmless but there is a small risk that they may eventually turn into skin cancer. The treatment using Colloidal Silver externally, sprayed on the affected area 2-5 x per day and 20ml of Colloidal Selenium internally is highly effective at healing this condition in a matter of weeks.
Selenium will also regulate the immune system, benefit Cardio-vascular and neurological disease. Selenium regulates thyroid hormones, increases sperm motility, (movement) and therefore may be useful in male infertility. Selenium benefits chronic immune and/or estrogen dominant imbalance.
Selenium is needed for proper enzymatic activities that protect the body against cancer. It promotes the production of killer T-cells that engulf harmful foreign substances that enter the body and act, in conjunction with vitamin E, as an antioxidant that scavenges the body for free radicals that damage healthy tissue.
Excellent results have been achieved in women with hormonally dependent illness, of the ovarian and breast, using 450mg (20ml) of colloidal selenium once per day, taken first thing in the morning on an empty stomach. Many of the more holistic Doctors in the western world use selenium to treat and prevent most if not all varieties of cancer. As digestive function is often impaired in cancer patients, selenium in the colloid form is the most effective way of absorbing this mineral, as it requires no digestion and is transferred straight in to the blood stream. Selenium also helps to detoxify the body of the heavy metals lead, cadmium and mercury.
If you are not a meat eater, Selenium can be found in Brazil nuts first and foremost, and also in sunflower seeds, wheat, rice and oat bran. Unfortunately the soil in Australia and much of the Western World is deficient in selenium and supplementation has become necessary.
Dosage – Prevention – 10ml per day Treatment – 20ml per day.
Selenium products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.