Researchers discover that vitamin D deficiency was more common in vitiligo patients, and significantly associated with disease activity.
Tag Archives: UV exposure
Dr. Cannell and Professor Hart discuss her research on light therapy for the treatment of MS and explore additional health benefits of sunlight.
A 15-paper journal issue evaluated which health benefits of sun exposure were from vitamin D production and which might be due to other mechanisms.
A new RCT found that vitamin D affected the capacity of T regulatory cells to suppress Inflammation in young patients with type 1 diabetes.
Recent study finds increased UV light exposure linked to reduced mortality from Clostridium difficile infection
A recent study found that increased UV light exposure is associated with reduced inpatient mortality due to Clostridium difficile infection.
In a mouse model of multiple sclerosis, UVB radiation was found to suppress the disease by preventing key inflammatory cells from entering the CNS.
Sun exposure is associated with reduced risk of surgery in patients with Crohn’s disease, new study shows
Researchers find that among patients with Crohn’s disease, higher UV exposure is correlated with a reduced risk of inpatient surgery.
New research shows an increased risk for diverticulitis and associated complications in regions with low ultraviolet light.
New research finds dialysis patients living in areas of higher UV exposure have lower mortality rates
Researchers published new results which found a correlation between the degree of UV exposure and all-cause mortality in dialysis patients.
A new study determined the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and the effects of the UV index on vitamin D production among U.S. minorities.