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Rickets WARNING: This is to blame for mysterious rise in bone condition

Friday, November 24, 2017
An increase in rickets is linked to a lack of vitamin D caused by reduced sunshine in the UK continue reading

UV light in the wintertime

Friday, November 24, 2017
In the winter, at many latitudes, all the UV that is present is UVA wavelength, not UVB. Remember, UVB are the rays responsible for your body making vitamin D. continue reading

Effort to ban some sunscreen chemicals advances

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Sunscreen can also help prevent sunburn and decrease the risk of skin cancer, but “the bottom line is sunscreens do not prevent skin cancer,” said DiNardo, adding that scientists view protective clothing and staying out of the sun as the key. continue reading

Sunless-only Clients Often Eventually Try UV Tanning

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
According to the poll, 31 percent of tanning businesses say that “many” of their sunless-only customers eventually try UV tanning and 35 percent say “some” sunless-only customers try UV. continue reading

Sunshine in the Winter

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Cannell wrote in a recent blog post. “One option is to go to sun tanning parlors and ask for old-fashioned low-pressure UV sunbed. They approximate the wavelengths in sunlight.” continue reading

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