Carole shares how women can get enough vitamin D without staying in the sun for too long.
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EmpowHer How can women get enough vitamin D if they fear the sun? Carole Baggerly Founder and Director of Grassroots Health Take plenty of supplements. I mean, they are safe. Vitamin D3 cholecalciferol is perfectly safe. If you are terrified of the sun the thing to pay attention to, to me, is covering your face. I mean, the face is a very fragile, very heavily exposed part of the body. And don’t burn, period. And beyond that, if there’s any other additional problems that you have, medical problems with the sun, certainly pay attention to them with your doctor. But the sunscreen campaign has worked too well and it’s keeping people out of a very healthy environment.
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