FDA: Tell the Public About Blue Light!

FDA: Tell the Public About Blue Light!

Overview
A new study has found that bright light alters our metabolism. Bright light exposure increased insulin resistance compared to dim light exposure in the morning and evening. Insulin resistance leads to excess blood glucose, more body fat, and a higher risk for diabetes. This remarkable finding deserves more research and should be trumpeted far and wide. Write to the FDA, with a copy to Congress, telling the agency to alert the public about the link between blue light exposure and diabetes.
Target
Congress and the FDA
Goal
FDA should alert the public about the link between blue light exposure and diabetes.
Category
Environmental
Created
Created by Jo Twombly on April 10, 2019.

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    • Octavius Reid on June 11, 2019
    • Divini Creech on June 20, 2019
    • Terry Cadwallader on June 27, 2019
    • Jen Lo on June 27, 2019
    • Anonymous on June 27, 2019
    • Nancy Teliski on June 28, 2019
    • Barbara Baxter on June 28, 2019
    • Jackie Stolfi on June 28, 2019
    • Ian Salter on June 30, 2019
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