Studies show that many dermatologists promoting sun-avoidance are doing much more harm than good.
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Dr. Cannell discusses whether additional wavelengths of radiation may stimulate vitamin D production.
Dr. Grant highlights a few conditions that may be improved through safe, sun exposure habits, including breast cancer, multiple sclerosis and all-cause mortality.
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.
November 2nd marks our 9th Annual Vitamin D Day! Help encourage vitamin D education among families, schools and the workplace in your community.
Patients hospitalized in rooms with low sunlight experienced significantly longer hospital stays than those in rooms with abundant sunlight.
Researchers from Chile recently conducted a study exploring the relationship between solar radiation and tuberculosis.
Spanish researchers estimated the time needed to make 1,000 IU of vitamin D from the sun, and avoid sunburn.
Amber Tovey discusses a recent study that gained media attention, suggesting that increased sun exposure may decrease one’s risk of leukemia.