In contrast to what the media has said, tanning - in moderation - has many positive benefits. Here are some websites to help you make an educated decision for yourself in regards to tanning and your health.
I’m sure we all have someone in our lives, directly or indirectly, who has been affected by cancer.
Vitamin D is naturally and most effectively produced when your skin is exposed to UVB in sunlight. That energy starts a chemical reaction in your skin which produces a form of Vitamin D that your bloodstream carries to the rest of your body to be used.
High levels of Vitamin D have been proven to reduce overall cancer risks by 77%.
Women with higher Vitamin D levels are 50-70 percent less likely to develop breast cancer.
Unfortunately, many of us nowadays are deficient in this very important vitamin due to lack of sun exposure and the overuse of sunscreen.
SunlightTruth.com - A site created by a salon owner to showcase all the positive news regarding UV exposure and vitamin D. Anyone can add articles—you simply have to create an account. (Bonus: SunlightTruth.com is also on Twitter.)