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We Are Sunshine

State of the Industry: Fight Fire With Fire

Friday, November 30th, 2007

If you are a typical indoor tanning facility owner, then odds are you’re used to defending the tanning industry from character attacks. But are your defense mechanisms successful?…..READ MORE

Sunshine vitamin may help slow aging

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

A study of 2,100 female twin pairs found those with higher vitamin D levels may knock off five years of aging, British and American researchers say. …

Scientific American confirms benefits of Vitamin D

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

In its November 2007 issue, a leading science magazine ran an in-depth, seven-page article entitled “Cell Defenses and the Sunshine Vitamin,” summarizing that scientists now recognize that Vitamin D does much more than build strong bones and that many people …

Power Points with Joe Schuster

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

schuster-joe_mug.gifThis past fall, the North Carolina Museum of Natural History initiated “Take a Child Outside Week” from Sept
24-28. It asked for adults to take the time to reintroduce kids to the great outdoors, even if it is only in …

Vitamin D could prevent 600,000 cancer cases

Thursday, October 4th, 2007

Vitamin D has been touted as a cancer fighter, but a new study puts an actual number on the claim.

Researchers looked at the relationship between vitamin D serum levels and the risk of colon cancer and breast cancer. Study …

AAD touts passage of redundant TAN Act

Thursday, October 4th, 2007

The American Academy of Dermatology is milking anti-tanning press reports about federal legislation passed recently asking the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to investigate the effectiveness of warning language on indoor tanning equipment.
“The Tanning Accountability Act” — promoted since …

Vitamin D might be factor in longer life

Thursday, October 4th, 2007

Vitamin D is good for your bones, doctors have said for years, but new research suggests that taking a vitamin pill a day might extend your life.

The findings, published in the September Journal Archives of Internal Medicine, add to …