Sunny ‘D’ Works Better: Holick

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 Source: Smart Tan “When you ingest vitamin D, only about 60 percent of it sticks to vitamin D-binding protein, but when you make vitamin D in your skin, 100 percent binds to the protein.” — Dr. Michael F. Holick, vitamin D research pioneer from the Boston University School of Medicine. Holick’s…

Vitamin D helps friendly bacteria repopulate the gut, making it the perfect campanion to probiotic supplements

Sunday, May 07, 2017 by: Rhonda Johansson Source: NaturalNews.com A high fat diet alone cannot trigger a metabolic syndrome, a cluster of conditions associated with an increased risk of heart disease and diabetes. Researchers of a new study published in Physiology said that vitamin D deficiency is needed for this syndrome to progress. Authors reached…

U.S. Derms Refer 900,000 To Sunbeds: Survey

U.S. Derms Refer 900,000 To Sunbeds: Survey Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 Source: Smart Tan An International Smart Tan Network survey of 6,881 indoor tanning clients revealed that 11 percent of tanning clients say a doctor referred them to a tanning salon for therapeutic reasons and that 28 percent of those referring physicians were dermatologists. The…

Prevent Diabetes By Catching Sunlight

Prime Minister Theresa May (R) speaks to Diabetes UK volunteers and staff members at their new office on November 14, 2016 in London, England. Mrs May, who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes while Home Secretary, officially launches the new Diabetes UK office today to coincide with World Diabetes Day. <br /> (Photo : Jack…