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Wear sun cream INDOORS, says Boots in ‘shameless’ bid to boost sales

Monday, June 29, 2020
Professor Brian Diffey of the British Association of Dermatologists said that in most cases there is no need for people to wear sunscreen indoors. continue reading

Ontario premier agrees with mandatory masks but says it’s impossible to enforce

Saturday, June 27, 2020
Ontario Premier Doug Ford says that while he agrees with making masks mandatory, it would not be possible to enforce the rule across the entire province. continue reading

Two Montreal researchers have received $6.3M to study COVID-19 – one for vitmain D

Saturday, June 27, 2020
In September, she and her colleagues will seek to recruit 2,400 health workers to participate in this study to see if high doses of vitamin D can prevent infection outright, if not to reduce the severity of symptoms. continue reading

Sunlight Institute Responses to Sun Articles 183

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Sunlight Institute Responses to Sun Articles 183 The best answer is always the sun. It can produce up to 20,000 IU of vitamin D in 20 minutes of full-body exposure. No food source can match sun exposure. Moreover, sun exposure produces many other photoproducts beyond vitamin D, such as nitric oxide, serotonin, endorphin dopamine, and bone-derived neurotropic factor (BDNF).… continue reading

Manitoba back-to-work funding has CERB catch

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Pallister said in order to be eligible, however, Manitobans have to stop collecting the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB), and instead will collect the Manitoba Restart Benefit. continue reading

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