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Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Sun's blood pressure benefits 'may outdo cancer risks'

7 May 2013


The health benefits of exposing skin to sunlight may far outweigh the risk of developing skin cancer, according to scientists.

Edinburgh University research suggests sunlight helps reduce blood pressure, cutting heart attack and stroke risks and even prolonging life.

UV rays were found to release a compound that lowers blood pressure.  (...)

Continue reading: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-22433359

2 comments:

  1. BOOYAAAA! People who spend time in the sun ARE healthier! I KNEW it!!!!

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  2. haha! That comment certainly brightened my day. xD

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