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Activity of Vitamin D is Not Limited to its Hormonal Form

Friday, April 29, 2022
In addition to being delivered to the liver for conversion to 25(OH)D, vitamin D3 is also delivered directly to all tissues of the body; many of these tissues, such as breast, colon, prostate, and brain, can convert vitamin D3 to its other forms directly, and it is through this process that vitamin D (as vitamin D3, the form we make from the sun or get from food and supplements) can help enable the cells to fight against infections, disease, and autoimmune disorders continue reading

How to prevent suffering from jet lag

Thursday, April 28, 2022
Go outside and fuel up on some sunlight to help your body wake up, .... continue reading

Does Vitamin D Benefit Your Skin?

Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Studies have shown that vitamin D made in the skin can decrease DNA damage in the skin cells, facilitate DNA repair acting directly upon any UV damage produced from sun exposure, and help prevent cell death. continue reading

Sunlight Institute Responses to Sun Articles 267

Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Sunlight Institute Responses to Sun Articles 267   Prevention is the answer to stopping osteoporosis. Sunlight is the key, not vitamin D. When discussing osteoporosis, one study surpasses all others. A Spanish study shows that women who seek the sun have one-eleventh the hip-fracture risk as sun avoiders.… continue reading

FOR FAKE SAKE Irish sun worshippers snorting illegal tanning drug which can cause cancer

Friday, April 22, 2022
Melanotan drops - which promise to help darken the skin - are being flogged across social media, with streams of users taking to TikTok to demo how to snort the illegal substance. JCTA NOTE: IN CANADA Melanotan CAN ONLY BE USED FOR ANIMAL RESEARCH AND NOT FOR HUMAN USE.  continue reading

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