Author: Megan Bennett

Selenium and Hypothyroidism

Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is the most common cause of hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism is an under-active thyroid whereby the thyroid gland secretes below the normal level of the thyroid hormones triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4). Hashimoto’s is caused...

Can plants talk?

Recently a new study conducted in the US by Jim Westwood, professor of plant pathology and physiology at Virginia Tech found that plants can communicate at the molecular level with each other by sharing...