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Latest Health effects of sun exposure Stories

2014-07-01 09:53:38

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.

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.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.