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Myopia and daylight in schools: A neglected aspect of public health?

From Perspectives in Public Health Over the last 50 years myopia, or short-sightedness, has increased among children and is now a global public health problem. The most dramatic rise has been in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, China’s cities, and elsewhere … Continue reading

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Inadequate vitamin D recommendations

Is the Institute of Medicine report on calcium and vitamin D good science? From Biological Research for Nursing This editorial reveals that recommended vitamin D intakes and target blood levels were set too low in the November 30, 2010, Institute … Continue reading

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