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Sunlight Institute responses to sun articles 2/11/19—2/17/19

Monday, February 18, 2019
Sunlight Institute responses to sun articles 2/11/19—2/17/19 Retinol may be a good product to reduce damage from too much sun and wind, but remember that regular, non-burning sun exposure is essential to human health. Here are a few facts about sun exposure that you may not know:
  • Seventy-five percent of melanoma occurs on areas of the body that are seldom or never exposed to sun.
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Spray Tan Business Growth Series: New educational resource provides blueprint for maximizing sunless potential

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Truth is, consumer desire to spray tan is going to continue to grow, with or without you. Whether or not you become a primary spray tan source and take advantage of the financial windfall is up to you. continue reading

Sunshine Is Good for You… and Not Just Because of the Vitamin D

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
I realize that sunshine is considered a toxin by many people. Many people, however, are wrong. Evidence is overwhelming that sunshine significantly reduces the incidence of serious diseases, assuming you don’t overdose. continue reading

Scientific advice rejected to dodge cancer warning after “unprecedented” lobbying

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
But the Commission wants to exempt products containing the substance in liquid form, going against agency advice. This is the first time the Commission has ever rejected an ECHA opinion since the agency was formed in 2008. JCTA Note: See how much money they spend on lobbying continue reading

Sunlight Institute Responses to sun articles 2/4/19—2/10/19

Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Sunlight Institute Responses to sun articles 2/4/19—2/10/19 I was hoping to read that the President used a sunbed (tanning bed), because it would extend the life of this terrific man. I’m talking seriously here! Here are a few facts about tanning beds that this group of president haters probably did not know:
  • In winter, the most natural way to optimize vitamin D levels is to use an old-fashioned sunbed, which can bring vitamin D levels from winter levels to summer levels in about 5 weeks.
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