Posted by Larry Hoover on November 25, 2003, at 7:48:01
In reply to Re: I HAVE LANDED A JOB!!!! » Larry Hoover, posted by JLx on November 24, 2003, at 9:03:01
> > Well, ya, but....I just read an article (just published) that suggests that selenium has a complex effect on thyroid function, suppressing T3 in some people. You need selenium, absolutely, for proper thyroid function, but the new information suggests it is not an absolute benefit.
> Ok, good to know; is that something that would happen over time, or relatively quickly?
I don't know. I only saw the abstract, and that wasn't revealed.
> So far, it seems to me it's helping, so perhaps I'm not one of those people.
Statistics don't apply to individuals. What works works. What doesn't doesn't.
> I never had problems until middle age and then my thyroid problems were helped a lot just by magnesium, I suspect.
> Thanks for the feedback and encouraging word. :)