OH NOES! Hijab will make you sick!

The results of a new study on Arab women in Dearborn, Mich., have been released. The study revealed that women who wear "traditional clothing" (code word for hijab) are prone to lower levels of vitamin D because of less exposure to sunlight. Two articles on the study (here and here) read like,  "Oh noes! Those poor hijabis who get no sunlight will get so sick!" This recent study is just the latest in a line of studies on hijabis in various parts of the world which all have the same result: … [Read more...]