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Dietary Supplement Fact Sheet: Vitamin D

 

Dr. Michael Holick
Boston University
School of Medicine
715 Albany Street
M-1013
Boston, MA 02118
617.638.4545
mfholick@bu.edu

  In the Press
February 2008
Mother Earth News
Vitamin D: Sunshine and So Much More

December 13, 2019
EurekAlert
Boston University Medical Center Researcher Honored

December 12, 2019
Discover
Can Vitamin D Save Your Life?

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August 14, 2019
KSTE-AM "Wide World of Health"
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July 1, 2019
The Orlando Sentinel
Doctors disagree on benefits of sun exposure, but not on risks

June 27, 2005
Marin Independent Journal

Keri Brenner: Marin authors tell how to achieve a long and healthy life

June 20, 2019
Orlando Sentinel Medical Writer
Sun -- who needs it?

June 19, 2019
Kasher News, Pakistan

Some issues just don't go away

June 05, 2005
Houston Chronicle

Doctors squabble over sunshine vitamin

June 02, 2019
Red Nova

What a Price to Pay ... For a Tan

May 17, 2019
AP Medical Writer

Research On Vitamin D Makes Doctors Consider Prescribing Sunshine

May 02, 2019
Glen Ellyn Daily Herald
The Dark Side of Teen Tanning

April 28, 2019
Gallipolis Daily Tribune
Controversy' Vitamin D and the Sun

April 11, 2019
Daytona Beach News
Benefits of sunrays questioned

April 5, 2019
The Washington Post
A Deficiency of D?

April 4, 2019
NEW YORK (BUSINESS WIRE)
Manhattan Pharmaceuticals Acquires Tarpan Therapeutics; Douglas Abel Becomes Chief Executive Officer

March 15, 2019
The Record (Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario)
Vitamin D: To sun, or not to sun?

March 4, 2019
The Detroit News
Tanning, hot tub fans enjoy bubbly hot spot; Spa owner says winter is the peak time when vacationers seek bronze tone before their trip.

March, 2005
Focus
Dr. Holick Appears in International Magazine

February 16, 2019
PR Newswire US
Interview With Leading Expert on the Health Benefits of Sun Exposure Is the Subject of Free ebook; Ebook Touted Sunlight Benefits Well Before Recent U.S. Studies

February 15, 2019
PR Newswire US
Sunlight Exposure Helps Beat Cancers, Vitamin D Deficiency and Other Chronic Diseases; Interview With Leading Expert on the Health Benefits of Sun Exposure is the Subject of Free ebook From Truth Publishing

February 2, 2019
The Tennessean
Sunshine not that bad for you after all, researchers say

January 19, 2019
Canada NewsWire
Fabutan Sun Tan Studios' President shaving his head as part of $69,000 contribution to Canadian Breast Cancer Research

January 17, 2019
Newsweek -  U.S. Edition
A Neglected Nutrient, Are Americans dying from a lack of vitamin D?

December 30, 2019
The Boston Globe
VITAMIN D DEFICIENCY TIED TO HOST OF DANGERS

October 23, 2019
Chemist & Druggist
PHARMACY UPDATE: The sunshine vitamin

October 19, 2019
The New York Times
The (Often Neglected) Basics for Keeping Bones Healthy

October 1, 2019
Canada NewsWire
Fabutan Sun Tan Studios continues its commitment to finding a cure for breast cancer

October 1, 2019
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients
Integrative orthopedics and vitamin D: testing, administration, and new relevance in the treatment of musculoskeletal pain.

September 5, 2019
The Baltimore Sun
Only a blood test can reveal for certain if a person is deficient in vitamin D

August 24, 2019
Slate Magazine
Essential Nutrient

July 11, 2019
Chicago Tribune
Human guinea pigs

July 9, 2019
The Toronto Star
Rays raise controversy

July 5, 2019
People
Mailbag

June 30, 2019
GOOD MORNING AMERICA (07:00 AM ET) - ABC
UV DEBATE IS SUNLIGHT GOOD FOR YOU?

June 25, 2019
The Nation (Thailand)
The article 'Good morning sunshine' in The Nation on June 22 [Health & Beauty] quotes dermatology professor Dr Michael Holick, who says, 'as much as 95 per cent of the vitamin D in our bodies comes from our exposure to sunlight'

June 23, 2019
East Bay Express (California)
Under the UV Sun Base tans are the new teen fashion must. Well, that and melanoma.

June 15, 2019
Belfast News Letter (Northern Ireland)
HEALTH WATCH: UNPROTECTED SUN BATHING COULD PREVENT DEATHS CLAIMS WORLD EXPERT

June 14, 2019
People
A Burning Question;  Dr. Michael Holick is in the hot seat because he thinks it's okay to get a few safe sun rays. His fellow dermatologists, of course, are seeing red

June 9, 2019
Hartford Courant (Connecticut)
THE SUN AND VITAMIN D: A GREAT DEBATE; EXPOSING ARMS, LEGS FOR 10 MINUTES SEVERAL TIMES A WEEK IN SUMMER CAN STORE UP VITAL HORMONE; SECOND OPINION

June 9, 2019
South Wales Evening Post
Sea breeze can trick sunbathers

June 8, 2019
The Irish Times
The Week In Capsule

June 6, 2019
Mail on Sunday (London)
Should we shun the sun this summer?

June 8, 2019
The Guardian (London) - Final Edition
G2: Health: Gloomy outlook: A US professor warns that protecting ourselves against the sun is causing vitamin D deficiency. But what other nutrients are we missing out on, asks Joanna Moorhead

May 30, 2019
Mail on Sunday (London)
Why I'll be getting a natural summer tan

May 23, 2019
Daily News (New York) SPORTS FINAL EDITION
THIS PROF'S A FAN OF CATCHING RAYS

May 21, 2019
Ottawa Citizen
Jacob Berkowitz.Debate heats up over indoor tanning: Dermatologists insist any UV exposure is potentially harmful, but the tanning industry claims that tans can even help reduce the risk of some cancers, writes

May 20, 2019
Chattanooga Times Free Press (Tennessee)
Moderation may be key to sun exposure, experts say

May 4, 2019
Hartford Courant (Connecticut)
THE VITAMIN D DEBATE; AT LEAST ONE SCIENTIST IS SAYING WE NEED SOME SUN TO AVOID DEFICIENCY

May 3, 2019
PR Newswire
American Academy of Dermatology's Campaign Will Mislead Patients about Health Benefits of Sunshine, According to the Tanning Industry; -Scaring People Out of The Sun May Cause More Cancers

April 27, 2019
The Boston Globe
GIVING BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH THAT KENNEDY MYSTIQUE

April 20, 2019
Cancer Weekly - SKIN CANCER
Sun Safety Alliance discourages sun exposure for vitamin D deficiency

April 19, 2019
CNN, AMERICAN MORNING
In medical news today, a Boston University researcher is taking a counterintuitive view about exposure to the sun.

April 5, 2019
Drug Store News
Just for the sun of it; What's Hot; Brief Article

March 25, 2019
PR Newswire
Sun Exposure for Vitamin D = Bad Medicine, Says The Sun Safety Alliance; -Recommending Unprotected Sun Exposure to Get Adequate Vitamin D Misleading, Medically Irresponsible, Experts Say -

March 19, 2019
United Press International
TO SUN OR NOT TO SUN

March 6, 2019
Tucson Citizen
Healthy look belies dangerous effects

February 24, 2019
Newsday (New York)
To tan or not to tan

February 15, 2019
Portland Press Herald (Maine)
Girls need vitamin D in winter, study says; A lack of sun leads to the deficiency, which may lead to future bone disease.

February 12, 2019
The Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY)
In search of the Sunshine vitamin; Experts worry about widespread D-ficiencies

February 4, 2019
Market Wire
Deadly Disease Linked to Lack of Sunlight-Generated Vitamin D

January 19, 2019
NBC Nightly News (6:30 PM ET) - NBC
Benefits of sun exposure

December, 2003
Mayo Clinic Proceedings
Vitamin D Deficiency: What a Pain It Is

October 27, 2019
The Associated Press
HEALTHBEAT: Lack of important nutrient made worse in winter

October 14, 2019
Canada NewsWire
Fabutan Sun Tan Studios 2nd Annual Give a "Ray of Hope" Event

October 6, 2019
Charleston Daily Mail (West Virginia)
MY TURN, Winter blues beatable

September 27, 2019
Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week
NUTRITION: Teens' vitamin D deficiency brings worry

September 8, 2019
The New York Times
A Second Opinion on Sunshine:  It Can Be Good Medicine

September 4, 2019
Windsor Star (Ontario)
BONE DAMAGE: Vitamin D deficiency overlooked in teenagers

September 4, 2019
Observer-Dispatch (Utica, NY)
We all play vital role in pitching good health

August 31, 2019
The Associated Press
Overlooked vitamin D deficiency in teens, called epidemic by some, causes weak bones

August 10, 2019
The Boston Herald
Make-or-break situation; Bone-weakening osteoporosis catches up with younger women

August 1, 2019
Everett Business Journal
Tanning blues? Regulations mount for tanning salons in other states, but are they needed in Washington?

June 24, 2019
Canadian Press Newswire
Here comes the sun and there goes outdoor activities

May 29, 2019
Women's Health Weekly
OSTEOPOROSIS: Survey shows gaps in knowledge about vitamin D

April 28, 2019
PR Newswire
Telegea Introduces Service Delivery Assurance Test Drive Program Minute Maid (R) Introduces Calcium and Vitamin D-Fortified Juice for Even Healthier Bones; National Survey Shows Nearly Half of Americans need to Bone Up on Benefits Of Vitamin D