ARE YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AFRAID OF THE SUN? ARE YOU AFRAID THAT THE SUN WILL GIVE YOU SKIN CANCER? DO YOU STAY INSIDE WHEN IT IS BEAUTIFUL WEATHER OUTSIDE? ARE YOU AFRAID TO PLAY OUTSIDE IN THE SUN? DO YOU SLATHER ON...
Studies are confirming that multiple sclerosis is linked to a lack of sunshine and vitamin D deficiency, along with other effects of sunlight exposure – including melatonin levels and circadian rhythms.
Sunshine isn’t toxic, nor is it just about getting a tan. And it’s also not just about vitamin D. Among other benefits, research finds sunshine also decreases a child’s risk of asthma when mom gets enough of it.
The sun is accused as our mortal enemy. But it turns out that reduced ultraviolet-B sunlight increases the risk of cancers such as pancreatic cancer according to recent research.
Research is discovering that the metabolically active form of vitamin D3 (actually more of a hormone) can significantly inhibit hepatitis C infections. The supplemented form of vitamin D3 does not have the same effect.
Australia has joined a number of other government agencies in banning or restricting indoor tanning salons. Is there science behind these laws?
We already knew that vitamin D was important to health – given the over 70 diseases now associated with their deficiency. Now research is proving the sunshine vitamin’s role in food allergies.
Researchers have determined in a large study that a deficiency of vitamin D leads to an increased risk of obesity.
A flurry of recent research has now confirmed that the sun is not only healthy, but it is necessary for pregnant mothers and the health of their babies.
Scientists have confirmed that taking multivitamins over the long rum reduces the incidence of cancer. Multivitamins also lengthen lifetime as well.
Recent studies have determined that low vitamin D (25‐hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D)) levels in the blood increases the risk of earlier death and greater incidence of frailty later in life. Vitamin D and aging studied The most recent study, led by Dr. Ellen Smit,...
Viral infections plague us mostly in the wintertime. Is this a coincidence? Actually, it is not. Sunshine and vitamin D help prevent viruses such as colds and flu.
Seasonal Affective disorder (SAD) is linked to a lack of sunshine.