Browsing 2007 Freely available theses (MU) by Thesis Department "Nutrition area program"
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The effects of regular tanning bed use and increased vitamin D status on bone mineral density and serum inflammatory markers in healthy women (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)Vitamin D is synthesized in the skin in response to UVB radiation and has an essential function in optimal bone health. Recent evidence has also implicated a role for vitamin D in a properly functioning immune system. The ...