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2014-07-01 09:53:38

UCSF UCSF Study Questions Role of Skin Pigment in Enabling Survival at Higher Latitudes The popular idea that Northern Europeans developed light skin to absorb more UV light so they could make more vitamin D – vital for healthy bones and immune function – is questioned by UC San Francisco researchers in a new study published online in the journal Evolutionary Biology. Ramping up the skin’s capacity to capture UV light to make vitamin D is indeed important, according to a team...

2013-07-19 23:20:40

Deb Group, a leader in workplace skin safety reports that employees who work outdoors during daytime hours are at higher risk of skin cancer. Get the sun safety facts and access educational materials. Toronto, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) July 19, 2013 Deb Group, a leader in workplace skin safety reports that employees who work outdoors during daytime hours are at higher risk of skin cancer. In the US, according to the CDC, "Melanoma is the third most common skin cancer and about...


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