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For thousands of years, humans have recognized that the sun plays a role in the emergence and transmission of viruses

Illustration: Shuhua Xiong


Guide to Vitamins

30 to 50% of Americans are low in vitamin D. Are supplements the answer? It’s complicated.

Illustrations by Kieran Blakey


Michelle, 40, and Aliyah, 16, both wearing sunscreen; Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Photo by Jacq Harriet

The pros and cons of sun exposure don’t start and end with vitamin D and skin cancer

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