TAG: skin cancer

Sunlight Does Not Cause Skin Cancer

Marco Torres – Exposure to ultraviolet B radiation in sunlight provides the mechanism for more than 90% of the vitamin D production in most individuals.

Science: Sunlight Could Reduce Death Rate From All Causes

Heather Callaghan, Guest Waking Times Here’s something I never thought we’d hear in this lifetime: We suspect that the benefits to heart health of sunlight will outweigh the risk of skin cancer. A lot of us are secretly, boldly basking for reasons like vitamin D, mood enhancement, happiness, skin issues, liver health, pain and more. Now

9 Things They Don’t Want You to Know About Sunscreen

Waking Times Sunscreens prevent sunburns, but beyond that simple fact surprisingly little is known about the safety and efficacy of these ubiquitous creams and sprays.  EWG’s review of the latest research unearthed troubling facts that might tempt you to give up on sunscreens altogether. That’s not the right answer. Despite the unknowns about sunscreens’ efficacy,

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Research Finds Aloe Vera May Prevent and Treat Skin Cancer

Case Adams, Green Med Info Waking Times Research from the University of Belgrade School of Medicine has confirmed what other recent studies have been finding – that Aloe vera and its constituents inhibit the process of skin cell proliferation that accompanies skin cancer. The researchers tested Aloe-emodin, a constituent of Aloe, with human skin cells – keratinocytes