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The Vitamin D/Sunscreen Dilemma In Surrey

   Posted by: Phil   in Child Health

The Vitamin D/Sunscreen Dilemma In Surrey For the past thirty years or so, dutiful Surrey parents have been slathering their children with sunscreen when the little swimmers or soccer players head out into the sun. Surrey dermatologists and oncologists have urged us to be vigilant about skin cancer risks.

That’s all well and good, right? Then we started hearing about the importance of Vitamin D.

As it turns out, millions of American children, many here in Surrey, are dangerously deficient in this elusive nutrient.

Vitamin D is important for bone health, cell growth, immune system function, and keeping inflammation in check. Ironically, researchers are finding evidence that Vitamin D can help prevent many types of cancer.

What’s a confused Surrey parent to do? Surrey pediatricians don’t encourage parents to stop protecting their children from sunburn, but many say that 5-20 minutes of unprotected exposure may help ensure that your child has adequate levels of Vitamin D. When it comes to sun exposure, a little goes a long way.

If you wonder whether your Surrey child needs Vitamin D supplements, talk to your Vancouver pediatrician or primary care doctor.

This site is for Surrey people who are dedicated to improving the health of children in the Vancouver area. I am Phil Hoskins. I sell a nutritional product that Surrey parents can feel good about. If you would like to try Activ, the healthy chocolate beverage, contact me by phone or email.

Phil Hoskins
Delta, BC  zip code
V4M 1Z9    604.943.8598   phil@philhoskins.com

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