Studies show that many dermatologists promoting sun-avoidance are doing much more harm than good.
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Dr. Grant highlights a few conditions that may be improved through safe, sun exposure habits, including breast cancer, multiple sclerosis and all-cause mortality.
A recent report provided details on Project Dhoop, a public health initiative aimed to improve vitamin D levels in school children.
Dr. Cannell responds to a member’s question regarding how much vitamin D is produced from sunbathing.
A recent study explored the attitudes and beliefs of parents on sun exposure and UV protection in their young children.
A recent study discovered that vitamin D levels had a more significant spike in those who supplemented compared to those who spent time in the sun.
Research suggests over 70% of Moroccan women have vitamin D levels below 20 ng/ml.
Severe vitamin D deficiency may affect up to 27% of southern Europeans, according to systematic review
A recent systematic review found high rates of vitamin D deficiency in infants, adolescents, adults and elderly southern European individuals.
Researchers discover that vitamin D deficiency was more common in vitiligo patients, and significantly associated with disease activity.
November 2nd marks our 9th Annual Vitamin D Day! Help encourage vitamin D education among families, schools and the workplace in your community.