As a health conscious individual or parent, all you hear from your doctor is – sunscreen, sunscreen, sunscreen! But is it that black or white? Will not using sunscreen shorten your lifespan or lengthen it? Listen to GrassrootsHealth researcher, Dr. Edward Gorham, Ph.D., explain why he thinks healthy sun (without sunscreen) is good for your health.
Edward Gorham, Ph.D., considers the evidence on sun exposure. This presentation talks in depth about the difference between UVA and UVB exposure, the body’s physiological response to each type of irradiance, and how sun exposure and sunscreens affect the risk of melanoma and vitamin D production. He focuses on melanoma, the deadly form of skin cancer. Read more here.