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Sunlight Institute Responses to Sun Articles 229

Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Sunlight Institute Responses to Sun Articles 229 Chandrika, do not despair! Regular, non-burning Sun exposure is your answer. The National Psoriasis Foundation recommends brief, frequent exposures to the sun as a therapy and reports that 80% of those who do it improve or totally clear psoriasis.… continue reading

London-based GoodLife’s CEO has run out of patience with Doug Ford

Monday, June 28, 2021
The head of London-based GoodLife Fitness is calling out Ontario for being the “only jurisdiction in North America that does not permit indoor fitness due to COVID-19-related restrictions.” continue reading

The Body Needs All Forms of Vitamin D

Friday, June 25, 2021
Keratinocytes, which make up over 90% of the outermost layer of skin, cannot rely on the blood for its supply of vitamin D and must synthesize their own vitamin D3 directly from sun exposure, or receive it by topical application. Vitamin D3 produced in the skin can decrease DNA damage in the skin cells and facilitate DNA repair directly upon any UV damage, and help prevent cell death continue reading

Alberta – Rewarding investment and driving recovery

Thursday, June 24, 2021
Eligible incorporated Alberta businesses are now able to fully write off the cost of qualifying capital assets in the year of acquisition, which will help encourage investment. Adopting the temporary expensing measure will allow firms to immediately expense up to $1.5 million in new capital investment. continue reading


Thursday, June 24, 2021
Eligible employers will receive a grant equivalent to 50 per cent of wages for a maximum of 10 employees, with a maximum of $5,000 per employee. continue reading

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