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Sunlight Institute Responses to sun articles 10/1/18—10/7/18

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Sunlight Institute Responses to sun articles 10/1/18—10/7/18 Interesting article, but some information was left out. Too much calcium increases the risk of heart disease, and the risk of osteoporosis is greatest in societies that consume more calcium. Also, sun exposure is by far the best way to reduce the risk of osteoporosis.… continue reading

Cleanliness is the Top Concern for Tanning Clients

Friday, October 5, 2018
Surveys show that cleanliness is the number one concern for tanning customers. In such an intimate environment, everything must be pristine. Just the slightest hint of a lack of attention to cleaning could turn a client off, and once that happens you’ll never get them back. continue reading

This Sun-Deprived Town Built A Giant Mirror To Get Sunlight

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
For this small town in Norway, Giant mirrors and some technology transformed life as it knew it. continue reading

Sunlight Institute responses to sun articles 9/24/18—9/30-18

Monday, October 1, 2018
Sunlight Institute responses to sun articles 9/24/18—9/30-18 The article states that “the overwhelming evidence that shows regular sunscreen use can prevent skin cancer suggests that this ban may be harmful in the future.” Unfortunately, that statement is not true.… continue reading


Monday, October 1, 2018
As a result, those living in high-UVB areas experienced a 45% lower risk of multiple sclerosis. Living in those areas at ages 5 to 15 years also was associated with a reduced risk of 51-52%. UVB, of course, is a spectrum of light that emanates from the sun and causes tanning. In addition, it is used in sunbeds and sun lamps. continue reading

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