Solar radiation and vitamin d: mitigating environmental factors in autoimmune disease

Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta, Suite No. 301, 9509-156 Street, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2M7. Abstract This paper looks at the environmental role of vitamin D and solar radiation as risk reduction factors in autoimmune disease. Five diseases are considered: multiple sclerosis, type 1 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, autoimmune disease of the thyroid, and… Read More Solar radiation and vitamin d: mitigating environmental factors in autoimmune disease