Selenium Supplements May Raise Diabetes Risk

While selenium supplements have been touted as a preventative measure for conditions ranging from cold sores to cancer, those who take the pills daily may be getting more than they bargained for when it comes to diabetes. Specifically, people taking selenium supplements daily over a period of years may be putting themselves at a 50 percent higher risk of developing type II diabetes than those who do not, new research suggests. The analysis, published on the Annals of Internal Medicine Web site...Full Story
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