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Sun exposure reduces MS risk

Tuesday, July 31, 2007
A new study conducted on identical twins suggests that children who spend more time in the sun have a lower risk for developing MS as adults. According to study co-author Dr. Thomas M. Mack, of the University of Southern California., more and more evidence is found indicating sunlight and/or vitamin D exposure during childhood may play a protective role against multiple sclerosis (MS).… continue reading

Childhood Sun Exposure May Lower Risk of MS

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Newswise — People who spent more time in the sun as children may have a lower risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS) than people who had less sun exposure during childhood, according to a study published in the July 24, 2007, issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.… continue reading

The New Relationship between Sunlight and Cancer

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
By Amanda Odom, Coordinator of Publications, United States Sports Academy Recently, several theories on cancer have been challenged. Common knowledge endorses the idea that sunlight is bad for you. While it is true that overexposure to UV rays can be harmful, as in cases of over-tanning, a new study is suggesting that sunlight, in reasonable quantities, may actually be beneficial.… continue reading

The Shocking Truth about Sunscreens

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Did you know, most sunscreen products actually promote cancer and do not prevent it? Many people are not aware of the studies which have shown twenty minutes of sun exposure a day actually prevents many cancers? According to clinical nutritionist Thomas Von Ohlen MS, NC, current research suggests you should use a true, all natural sunscreen that does not contain any Titanium Dioxide if you are going to be in the sun for longer than twenty minutes?… continue reading

Dear Naturopath, I am hearing all kinds of conflicting information about the sun

Wednesday, July 25, 2007
I am hearing all kinds of conflicting information about the sun and its exposure. What is your opinion? Thank you, Burning to know Dear “Burning to know,” Here is a rundown of my opinion. Nobody recommends getting burnt as that is always damaging to your body no matter what burns you.… continue reading

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