• Should You Stop Wearing Sunscreen To Get More Vitamin D? Here's What a Doctor Says

    6 monthes ago - By Time

    Last year, a study published in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association made headlines when it asserted that sunscreen use is partially to blame for widespread vitamin D deficiency worldwide.
    The research raised questions, given that consistently wearing sunscreen is one of the most common pieces of advice from physicians. Should the risk of vitamin D deficiency - which can lead to brittle bones and has been associated with insulin resistance, high blood pressure and decreased immune function, among other issues - overshadow years of that advice?
    Not according to Dr. Victoria...
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