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Information on the latest vitamin D news and research.

Find out more information on deficiency, supplementation, sun exposure, and how vitamin D relates to your health.

Tag Archives: sun exposure

Unlocked 21 May 2012

UVA and UVB exposure: Increase risk of melanoma?


Professor Moan and colleagues conducted a study which examines the relationship between UVA and UVB exposure and rates of melanoma in Norway and Sweden.

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Unlocked 21 May 2012

Proceed at your peril


Dr Cannell discusses the possible dangers of completely avoiding all UV light and how supplements should not be your only source of vitamin D.

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Unlocked 17 May 2012

A detailed look at the vitamin D levels of outdoor soccer players


A recent study by Dr James Morton and colleagues measured vitamin D levels during the summer time in one of the world’s most famous professional soccer teams.

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Unlocked 7 May 2012

The evolution of skin color


Brant Cebulla reviews differing theories regarding skin pigmentation. One in particular is gaining momentum with the increase of vitamin D research.

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Unlocked 2 May 2012

Is UV radiation exposure correlated with cancer?


Dr William Grant reviews a study published by Stephen W. Lin and colleagues which found solar UVB doses in July inversely correlated with incidence of 12 types of cancer.

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