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Sunlight Institute Responses to Sun Articles 240

Thursday, September 23, 2021
Sunlight Institute Responses to Sun Articles 240 Sunlight itself is the real reason that sunny areas have fewer cases of the virus. Not only does sun exposure lead to the production of vitamin D, it also produces nitric oxide, serotonin, endorphin, BDNF and other healers.… continue reading

Tanning as a Source of Vitamin D

Wednesday, September 22, 2021
The average vitamin D level was 41 ng/ml (102 nmol/L) for those who regularly used indoor tanning, 34 ng/ml (85 nmol/L) for infrequent users, and 28 ng/ml (70 nmol/L) for non-users. continue reading

Options for B.C.’s permanent paid sick leave available for comment

Wednesday, September 22, 2021
The options paper has been posted on government’s engagement site and is available for comment until Oct. 25. Three options have been developed that cover the minimum number of days: three, five and 10 days of paid sick leave. To leave a comment on the engagement site, visit: continue reading


Monday, September 20, 2021
By the end of the month, businesses or organizations requiring proof of vaccination will have the option to download and use a free QR code verifier app, continue reading

Alberta – Restrictions Exemption Program underway

Monday, September 20, 2021
Salons are "out of scope" facilities and gym are "in scope" facilities. Gym allowed to use the Restrictions Exemption Program. Salons must follows masks, social distancing and 1/3 capacity limits = 8.3 per 1000sqft continue reading

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