GT Get Fit Tip: Benefits of Sunshine

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Hello Sunshine – its been a long time – You’re just as lovely

Benefits of the SUN:

1.   helps plants grow, also animals and Humans – we grow and age bc of the Sun

2.  Ultra-violet rays help fight disease – suns rays kills viruses, bacteria, molds, yeasts, fungi, and mites in air, water, and on different surfaces including your skin

3.  Helps give healthy looking skin – can clear up different skin diseases such as acne, boils, athletes foot, psoriasis, and eczema

4.  Good for working out: stimulates the production of more red blood cells

5.  Sunlight will increase the production of endorphins and serotonin in your brain to soothe nerves,  boost your mood and improve your sense of well-being

6.  Improves liver function and helps it to break down toxins and waste

7.  Vitamin D – converts cholesterol that is present in your skin into vitamin D and lowers blood cholesterol levels

8.  Thought long ago to have SUPER powers that gave life to people, plants, and animals – some people worshiped the Sun as a God

About David Nuckols

Inspiring individuals to learn about the human body to motivate lifestyle changes that improve their own self-image

Posted on March 17, 2011, in GT Get Fit Tip, Home and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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