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    Beauty
    Safe sunbathing: daily prevention is key
    Most people are today aware of the harmful effects of the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) light but few of them use sunscreens every day as a routine prevention.
    28/05/2018
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    News, Research & Innovation
    HappySun showcase during 2nd Anti-Aging Sun Protection Summit in Prague
    Vitamin D is crucial to stay healthy. We all know it spurs bone growth and insufficient level of vitamin D can therefore trigger osteoporosis
    30/05/2018
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    Medical
    Dark skin does not protect from skin cancers
    Even if incidence of melanoma is higher in Caucasian people African Americans and Latinos are equally at risk; this explains the Dark skin does not protect from skin cancers.
    01/06/2018
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    Wellness & Prevention
    How you rank in photoaging?
    The middle layer of our skin, the dermis, contains collagen, elastin and other fibers that support our skin structure; UV radiations (UVA and UVB) cause damages to these elements and trigger photoaging.
    15/06/2018
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    Beauty
    Photo-types I to III: Fitzpatrick scale and risk rates
    Photo-types classification is based on Fitzpatrick scale. Photo-types I to III are at higher risk of sunburns and skin damages
    22/06/2018
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    Medical
    Skin cancer – Can we spot it?
    Skin cancer, nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC) and cutaneous malignant melanoma (CMM), is the most frequent cancer worldwide
    29/06/2018
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    Beauty
    Photo-types IV to VI: Fitzpatrick scale and risk rates
    Photo-types IV to VI have darker skin colour, usually brown or naturally black hair and brown to black eyes. They might be Latinos, Afro Americans, Hispanics or native from Mediterranean countries.
    06/07/2018
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    Wellness & Prevention
    UV Exposure eye protection and sunglasses
    Ultraviolet eye protection is important. UV exposure can lead to skin cancers in the eyes and on the eyelids and damage cornea, lens and other parts of the eye
    20/07/2018
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    Wellness & Prevention
    Vitamin D, sunbathing and sun protection
    Vitamin D is crucial to stay healthy. We all know it spurs bone growth and insufficient level of vitamin D can therefore trigger osteoporosis
    31/07/2018
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    Beauty
    Coco Chanel invented sunbathing
    The commonly accepted tale says that the fashion icon Coco Chanel got accidentally burnt during a holiday and popularized the idea of sunbathing
    20/08/2018
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    Medical
    Effective sun protection during workout
    To enjoy sun when having fun with sport activities remember that sweating causes sunscreens effects vanishing very quickly
    02/09/2018
  • History of tanning
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    Beauty
    History of tanning I: tanning is a modern trend
    Tanning is a fairly recent trend and even today the ‘ideal’ skin colour varies among different cultures
    17/09/2018
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    Beauty
    New Scientist Live Exhibition
    New Scientist Live, the world's best science festival in ExCel London, is the stage to be launched FREE Download of HappySun app.
    20/09/2018
  • Repellents and sunscreens
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    Medical
    How avoiding sunburn and mosquitoes
    When spending time outside in warm weather we may need using both insect repellents and sunscreens products
    26/09/2018
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    News, Research & Innovation
    siHealth at the 6th Anti-Ageing Skin Care Conference in London
    Vitamin D is crucial to stay healthy. We all know it spurs bone growth and insufficient level of vitamin D can therefore trigger osteoporosis
    10/10/2018
  • History of tanning Part II
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    Beauty
    History of tanning II: tanning is a modern trend
    In 2009 fears surrounding the risks of tanning were confirmed and today we know that skin cancers are associated with exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) radiation
    11/10/2018
  • Sun protection vitamin D
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    Wellness & Prevention
    Sun protection and vitamin D
    To optimize prevention and skin health you need sun protection as much as you need vitamin D. You can have both and avoid either vitamin D deficiency and skin damage
    25/10/2018
  • Prevention of skin damages indoor
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    Wellness & Prevention
    Prevention of skin damages indoor
    Sun protection is essential to prevent skin damages, nevertheless there is a hidden risk of sun damages even spending time indoor in some specific situations.
    08/11/2018
  • Sunscreen & clothing
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    Wellness & Prevention
    Sunscreen is vital but clothing is sometimes essential
    The sunscreen is essential, but the right clothing is sometimes vital to protect yourself from sun damages.
    22/11/2018
  • Tanorexia
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    Beauty
    Tanorexia is a new form of addiction
    Tanorexia is the definition of an obsessive desire to acquire and maintain a suntan by natural or artificial method.
    13/12/2018
  • Actinic Keratosis
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    Wellness & Prevention
    What is Actinic Keratosis?
    Tanorexia is the definition of an obsessive desire to acquire and maintain a suntan by natural or artificial method.
    27/12/2018
  • winter sun protection
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    Wintertime: sun protection is an all year-round imperative
    Most of us know how important it is sun protection in summer, but it is just as important to maintain sun safe habits in winter, especially if you are on the slopes
    16/01/2019
  • sun experience baby
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    A safe sun experience with your baby
    babies (0-12 months) have extremely delicate and sensitive skin that’s easily damaged by sun - even on cloudy days.
    30/01/2019
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    Myths and facts about sun and acne
    A lot of people think that sun exposure can relief acne breakouts and that getting a tan can camouflage the imperfections
    13/02/2019
  • sun medications
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    Medical
    Sun and medications
    If you are on treatment either for a chronic or acute condition you need to know your medication might cause photosensitivity during and after sun exposure
    27/02/2019
  • sun toddlers
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    Wellness & Prevention
    Sun and toddlers: how to maintain a good relationship
    Remember is never too early to set a good sun protection routine with your toddler and it is the best way to start a lasting and healthy friendship.
    15/03/2019
  • teenagers risks sunbathing
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    Teenagers and  the risks of sunbathing: why knowledge is not enough
    Most teenagers still believe that tans are attractive and teenage girls continue to use tanning salons and tan naturally.
    29/03/2019
  • Vitamin D & cholesterol
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    Vitamin D & cholesterol: when the sun helps our heart
    Epidemiological data show that population means of blood cholesterol concentrations increase with increasing distance from the Equator.
    15/04/2019
  • Vitamin D children
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    Kids and Sun: why vitamin D is important for our children
    Recent studies have shown several other critical functions that require balanced vitamin D levels for our children.
    30/04/2019
  • Sun exposure pregnancy
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    Sun exposure during pregnancy: how can you get the best of
    Sun exposure can be useful during pregnancy, but you need to remember that your skin becomes more sensitive and to deserve some additional care to it.
    09/05/2019
  • Folic acid sun exposure
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    Folic acid and sun exposure might be incompatible
    The data collected data showed that increasing solar UV radiation exposures reduces the effectiveness of folic acid supplementation by as much as 20%.
    22/05/2019
  • Rickets
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    Rickets are back
    Vitamin D is important for bone and muscle health, hers deficiency can cause serious complications such as osteomalacia, rickets, hypo-calcaemic seizures and cardiac problems.
    31/05/2019
  • photodynamic therapy PDT
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    Medical, Wellness & Prevention
    Photodynamic therapy (PDT): Sun Light as a therapy
    Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a relatively young therapeutic modality that holds much promise for the treatment of illnesses characterized by the excessive proliferation of either host cells (i.e. neoplasms) or pathogens.
    13/06/2019
  • Digital Therapeutics DTx
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    Medical
    Digital Therapeutics (DTx): a disease treatment using digital technology
    Digital therapeutics form an independent category of evidence-based products within the broader digital health landscape, and are distinct from pure-play adherence, diagnostic, and telehealth products.
    25/06/2019
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    H&PC TODAY Sept. 2019
    READ ONLINE H&PC TODAY Sept. 2019 Sep 16, 2019    Cosmetics & Toiletries July 10, 2019 Jul 10, 2019    Cosmetics Design-Europe June 6, 2019 Jun 6, 2019    HappySun – How It Works – Interview with siHealth CEO Emilio Simeone Sep 24, 2018 Turist appreciation of HappySun in Italy Aug 17, 2017 « Older Entries
    16/09/2019

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