Self-Healing: How to Tan Your Baby

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

This radical sounding data comes from a 1931 US Dept of Labor pamphlet entitled “Sunlight for Babies”.

The pamphlet states, “Every mother who wishes her baby to have robust health should give him regular sun baths from early infancy until he is old enough to play in the sun himself.”

It goes on to say that, “If a nursing mother gets plenty of sunshine her milk will help protect her baby from rickets.”

This sounds crazy after our 40 plus years of sun-avoidance propaganda. However, recent research shows they were on to something big.

Most know Vitamin D is the “sunshine vitamin”, and is made when cholesterol in the oil in our skin interacts with UV light, mainly UVB rays. The Vitamin D produced in this natural manner is water soluble and moves freely through the body. It is also tied to sulfur, which is then oxidized by the light, making a “sulfate” form.

It turns out the cholesterol sulfate created is vital for heart health. If it is not created by sun on skin, LDL cholesterol must enter arterial plaque and attempt to make it there.

More findings show sulfate deficiency reduces the brains ability to eliminate heavy metals and other toxins.

To make matters worse, aluminum (found in most sunscreens) disrupts the pineal gland to further this process, reducing melatonin and allowing a greater heavy metal load with resulting neurological problems.

With the three A’s of Autism, Asthma, and Auto-immunity affecting our children in every greater amounts, it is time to reconsider our “run from the sun” promotions.

Dr. Huntington practices Chiropractic, Biomedical Acupuncture and Physiotherapy in Oracle, Az. 520-896-9844 huntingtonchiro@hotmail.com.

John Huntington (10 Posts)

John Huntington is a local business owner in Oracle. He is a chiropractor with many years in the community. He writes a health related article in Pinal Nugget.


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Mary C. O’Brien Elementary School earns an A grade from the State

    September 12th, 2014
    by

    The Mary C. O’Brien Elementary School (MCOB) was awarded an A grade for the 2013 – 2014 school year from […]


    Hambly names Students of the Week

    September 9th, 2014
    by

    Leonor Hambly K-8 School has announced its Students of the Week for the week of Aug.


    Copper Community Action Board provides services for community

    September 9th, 2014
    by

    Copper Basin News The Copper Community Action Board (CCAB) is a non-profit organization that was founded by a few members of the community that volunteer to clean up, promote and


    Lobos roughed up by Roughriders

    September 9th, 2014
    by

    Copper Basin News The second-ranked Pima Roughriders ruined the ninth-ranked Lobos’ home opener last Friday, cruising to a 60 – 20 victory.


  • Stories Just For You

    Tiny Sunday photography fun adds up to a great September at the BTA

    August 26th, 2014
    by

    By popular demand, Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park has extended its summer hours through the end of September.


    The Kelvin-Ray Railway Disaster

    August 26th, 2014
    by

    Pinal Nugget The evolution of the railroad in the late 19 th and early 20 th centuries led to the growth of the United States and contributed greatly to its


    A Community Prays: The Cross on the Hill

    August 26th, 2014
    by

    Pinal Nugget The Town of Hayden was founded in 1909 and was an entity wholly owned by the Ray Consolidated Mining Company.


    Pinal County Politics in the Old West

    August 26th, 2014
    by

    By John Hernandez
    Pinal Nugget

    P By John Hernandez
    Pinal Nugget

    P Pinal Nugget

    P P P olitics have always been an ugly game.


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather

  • Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin