Sunlight Institute

Shedding light on the benefits of sunshine

Sunshine is free. No one sells it. It has neither a marketing team nor an advocate to defend it against the lies and the all-out assault by those who make billions of dollars annually preaching an over-the-top message of “Sun Scare” instead of teaching a balanced message of proper sun care.

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Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatology lobbying groups tell the public that diet and supplements are the best way to make vitamin D

sun blockers

Chemical sunscreen may prevent sunburn, but it also completely blocks vitamin D production in the skin

sun scare

Much of the recent public discussion about sun care falls in the category of over-stated hyperbole we call “sun scare”



Mar 26,2015 / Uncategorized
India is coming to an understanding of the vital importance of sunlight.

By Marc Sorenson, EdD In an article by Kranti Vibhule, writing for an Indian publication called DNA India, the argument …

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Mar 21,2015 / Uncategorized
Important for women! Completely Avoiding Sunlight is Associated with a 1000% Increase in Breast Cancer.

By Marc Sorenson, EdD, Sunlight Institute As I was searching the National Library of Medicine (PubMed) for information on sunlight …

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Mar 21,2015 / Uncategorized
Sunlight Deficiency Creates Serious Health Problems in Canada.

By Marc Sorenson, EdD,  Sunlight Institute. A news release from the Vitamin D Society has exposed an alarming downward trend …

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Mar 13,2015 / Uncategorized
Sunlight disinfectant properties and smelly socks.

Sunlight has been known as a wonderful disinfectant for more than a century, although its use as such has diminished. …

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Mar 13,2015 / Uncategorized
Dr. Holick suggests moderate sunlight exposure for health

Dr. Michael Holick is one of the great sunlight scientists and has been instrumental in establishing the necessity of sunlight …

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Mar 2,2015 / Uncategorized
Sunshine, Blueberries, Nitric Oxide and Peak Sexual Function. Better than Viagra and Cialis?

By: Marc Sorenson, EdD Sunlight Institute– Now that I have your undivided attention, let’s delve into this unusual title. On the …

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Sunlight from a child's perspective

Seems like plain old commonsense when you put it that way…

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