Deb Headworth

Posts Tagged ‘sun and vitamin D’

Sunny Days & Sunny Moods

In sun & vitamin D, vitamin D, vitamin D and bone health, vitamin D deficiency on May 24, 2009 at 5:13 am

Ireland burqa wearers risk broken bones from vitamin D deficiency

In Uncategorized on December 29, 2008 at 8:54 am

Ireland too grey for the burqa

Women wearing burqas in cold countries risk broken bones from vitamin D deficiency…A burqa is an enveloping outer garment worn by some Muslim women. In hot countries, enough sunlight gets through to give them sufficient vitamin D, but this may not happen in countries where there is limited sunshine, such as Ireland and Britain.