The current analysis shows the influence of life factors on prostate health benefits of supplemental selenium.

The current analysis shows the influence of life factors on prostate health benefits of supplemental selenium.

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Nutrients. 2019 Dec 18 ;12(1). Epub 2019 Dec 18. PMID: 31861307

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Selenium Supplementation and Prostate Health in a New Zealand Cohort.

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BACKGROUND: There is variable reporting on the benefits of a 200μg/d selenium supplementation towards reducing prostate cancer impacts. The current analysis is to understand whether stratified groups receive supplementation benefits on prostate health.METHODS: 572 men were supplemented with 200µg/d selenium as selinized yeast for six months, and 481 completed the protocol. Selenium and prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels were measured in serum at pre- and post-supplementation. Changes in selenium and PSA levels subsequent to supplementation were assessed with and without demographic,lifestyle, genetic and dietary stratifications.RESULTS: The post-supplementation selenium (= 0.002) and the gain in selenium (

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