Queens Medical Research Institute Public Lecture Series

Shaw, D. (Speaker)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

Let sunshine into your heart

Joint talk with Dr Richard Weller. Are you looking forward to the summer and longer sunny days? Well it might be just what the doctor orders for the world’s leading cause of premature death – heart disease. Exciting new research has shown that sunshine can lower blood pressure. Great news for those who suffer from high blood pressure associated with cardiovascular disease. But what about medical warnings regarding sun exposure leading to skin cancers? Join us to learn how research is shedding new (sun) light on the benefits and risks of sun exposure.
Period11 Mar 2015
Event typeOther
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom