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News Archive for June, 2011

Study Links ‘D’ To Melanoma Reduction

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Another study is showing that ‘the sunshine vitamin’ — already linked to risk reduction for heart disease, autoimmune disorders and most forms of cancer — may play a role in melanoma risk reduction. A Stanford University study has shown that …

Bans Would Increase Home Unit Burns

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

“Ban me from an indoor tanning salon and I will simply go to my friend’s house and turn her tanning bed on 3 times at 30 minutes each time. This is what I used to do all the time before

Service: The Small Business Competitive Edge

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

The recession has forced many businesses to make changes to their business plan in order to survive. Recently, the most popular change involves cutting costs wherever possible. In order for the small business owner to stay competitive, good quality service …

It’s Time For ‘New Vitamin D Math’

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

It’s something that has been so very obvious to those of us who know that you make more than 100 times as much vitamin D getting a tan than you do drinking a glass of milk.

2011-03-29 Milk Sun Angel copyIt’s something that is …

Get Real Science To Your Community

Monday, June 27th, 2011

Dr. Cedric Garland, veteran researcher of vitamin D, defines breast cancer as a “vitamin D-deficiency disease.” With that in mind, it should come as no surprise it was breast cancer survivor Carole Baggerly who began to get people – including …

Harvard Editor: I Get ‘D’ from Sunshine

Monday, June 27th, 2011

The editor of the Harvard Health Letter told readers that he gets much of his “sunshine vitamin” the old-fashioned and natural way: By going into the sun and taking a walk. “Being of sound mind and body, and responsible for …

Even Australians Are Sun Deprived: Story

Friday, June 24th, 2011

As Australia and the southern hemisphere head into winter, a nationally broadcast report is warning pregnant woman that they need to get some sun and that vitamin D levels are at their lowest in the winter.

2011-06-24 pregnant on beach copy“If you’re newly pregnant …

Salons Teach Sunscreen Usage Best

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

tanningissmartProfessional indoor tanning facilities do a better job teaching the correct usage of chemical sunscreen than “sun scare” groups who manufacture and mass-market the product, according to the International Smart Tan Network. Our position is based on the following:

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