"High vitamin D levels linked with increased survival in breast cancer patients", Posted on October 19, 2015 by Vitamin D Council
In a recent review of 77 studies, researchers found that high vitamin D levers were linked with an increased survival rate in breast cancer patients. Furthermore, one of the studies discovered breast cancer patients with the highest vitamin D status experienced a 44% decreased mortality rate when compared with patients with low vitamin D levels. Check out our Vitamin D Light!
How Does Light Therapy Work? Serotonin, the brain hormone associated with mood elevation, rises with exposure to bright light and falls with decreased sun exposure. This has been proven by many scientific studies, including one reported in the well-respected medical journal Lancet in 2002. This study measured blood levels of serotonin, finding that production of serotonin by the brain was directly related to the duration of bright sunlight. Likewise, in the latest study, people who were exposed to bright blue light for an hour each morning for just three weeks experienced more improvements in their depressive symptoms than the...
SAD or the "Winter Blues" starts to set in around October and can last through April of the following year. Individuals suffering from this disorder (seasonal affective disorder), in the past have taken anti-depressents. With the discovery of the shortened daylight, researchers have come up with a simple way of relieving this system, Light Therapy. Depending on the light source, 8 min for the SummerLight or the 45 min of the Aurora LightPAD can relieve those systems.
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