What Happens When Children Are Deprived Of Sunlight?

Professor of biochemistry at Brandeis University is convinced that humans lack adequate vitamin D because they do not receive full-spectrum light stimulation. Thus, he says, the deficiency disease known as rickets is in effect’ the first air pollution disease, because air pollution in the cities cuts down sunlight. He also points out that the disease Read more …

Air Pollution Can Cause Lung Cancer

The air is often polluted with oxidizing chemicals such as ozone and nitrous oxide. These compounds are present in smog and harm the body in at least two ways. First, they directly oxidize lung tissue, causing disease and re­ducing the body’s ability to abstract oxygen from the air. Second, the oxidizing chemicals destroy the vitamin Read more …

Cancer And Vitamin Therapy

Cancer is a word that strikes fear into more people’s minds than words like heart disease, stroke, or paralysis. We are told that one out of four of us will eventually get cancer; this year more than 600,000 persons will be stricken; nearly 350,000 of the 1 million persons under treatment this year will die. Read more …