Studies show that many dermatologists promoting sun-avoidance are doing much more harm than good.
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A recent study explored the attitudes and beliefs of parents on sun exposure and UV protection in their young children.
Dr. Bill Grant provides a comprehensive review regarding the health benefits of safe sun exposure.
Dr. Reinhold Vieth reviews a study that found sun avoidance is linked with a decreased lifespan and shared his expertise on the topic.
A study found that the life expectancy for women who avoided the sun decreased by 0.6 to 2.1 years compared to women with the highest sun exposure.
New findings suggest that vitamin D supplementation may be an effective form of therapy in the management of ichthyosis.
New research out of Oman reports that vitamin D deficiency is very common in Omanis.
As the VDC’s 10th birthday approaches, Geoffrey Lubbock, the president of the Council’s board of directors, talks about the progress VDC has made in the public health world.
A reader writes to Dr Cannell about a recent review looking at the differences between sunlight and vitamin D supplementation in the prevention internal cancers.
Dr. Nwosu compared teenagers with type I diabetes to children suffering from the obesity-driven type II diabetes, measuring 25(OH)D, liver function, and diabetic severity.