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Sunlight Institute responses to sun articles 2/18/19—2/24/19

Monday, February 25, 2019
Sunlight Institute responses to sun articles 2/18/19—2/24/19 What we really need is a sensor that tells us when we are not getting enough sun exposure! A 20 year Swedish study demonstrated that women who were always seeking the sun had half the risk of all-cause death, compared to women who stayed indoors.… continue reading

When it IS a good idea to pick the cheaper insurance plan—and when it definitely ISN’T:

Monday, February 25, 2019
When it IS a good idea to pick the cheaper insurance plan—and when it definitely ISN’T: continue reading

Increased Natural Vitamin D (SUNLIGHT) Levels Linked To Longevity

Sunday, February 24, 2019
Vitamin D found in the sun’s rays is what brings about these benefits, getting it out of a bottle does not have the same effect as getting it directly from sunshine. continue reading

FDA’s Proposed Sunscreen Regulations Would Be Major Win for Public Health

Friday, February 22, 2019
“For a decade, EWG has worked to raise concerns about sunscreens with oxybenzone, which is found in nearly all Americans, detected in breast milk and potentially causing endocrine disruption. Today the FDA recognized those concerns and said oxybenzone and 13 other ingredients are not classified as safe and effective for use.”  continue reading

Smokers Less Likely To Survive Dangerous Form Of Skin Cancer Than Non-Smokers

Monday, February 18, 2019
People with the most fatal type of skin cancer who have a history of smoking are 40 percent less likely to survive their disease than people who have never smoked, according to a new study from the UK. continue reading

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