Study finds boosting vitamin D could save 23,000 Canadians lives, $12.5 billion in healthcare spending

Monday, November 21st, 2016

Sunbeds which emit UVB are an effective alternate vitamin D source during winter months, according to a new Canadian study. Participants in the study who used sunbeds emitting UVB rays in the range equivalent to outdoor summer sunshine increased their vitamin D blood levels on average by 42 nmol. Researchers determined Canadian vitamin D levels … View post Study finds boosting vitamin D could save 23,000 Canadians lives, $12.5 billion in healthcare spending

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Tanners Have Canada’s Highest Vitamin D Levels

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

According to a study by Dr. Gerry Schwalfenberg, People who use sunbeds have the highest vitamin D levels of any group in Canada! Regular sunbed users have mean vitamin D levels of 94 nmol/L — or 38 ng/ml, compared to the Canadian average was around 68 nmol/L — or 27 ng/ml. Read full article

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Dermatologists Say Get Some Sun

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Dr. Brian Dixon and Dr. Elizabeth Tanzi, a pair of Washington, D.C. dermatologists suggest a number of reasons to get some moderate sun exposure every day. Some of the benefits include: healthy hair, improved mood, strong teeth and healthy skin! Read full article

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Sunbeds Useful for Skin Condition Treatment: Review

Friday, June 9th, 2017

According to the journal, “Dermatology and Therapy” “Sunbeds are a valid option for psoriasis and could also be useful “as a treatment option for atopic dermatitis, mycosis fungoides, acne, scleroderma, vitiligo, and pruritus! View full article

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Sunbeds Best ‘D’ Source: Study

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

I’m sure you know how important it is to keep your vitamin D levels up throughout the winter months. However, did you know that indoor tanning produces more vitamin D than any vitamin D pill on the market? View full article

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