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Sulfur: Health Benefits and Deficiency

Sulfur is an essential macronutrient which can be found in nearly all human proteins, the building blocks of the body’s tissues and organs. This mineral element makes up 0.3% of the body weight, the same as potassium. Calcium and phosphorus are the only other minerals that are yet more abundant in human body. Proteins that are particularly high in sulfur include collagen and keratin, the two structural proteins that make strong bones, teeth, connective tissue, […]