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FDA Wants To Ban Young Teens From Using Indoor Tanning Beds

The Food and Drug Administration is trying to ban young people (anyone under the age of 18) from using indoor tanning equipment in order to reduce incidents of skin cancer that have been widely linked to tanning devices.

The FDA also wants adult tanning bed users to sign consent forms acknowledging that they understand the . . . → Read More: FDA Wants To Ban Young Teens From Using Indoor Tanning Beds

Indoor Tanning Poses Cancer Risks, Teenagers Learn

Despite a number of recent studies that show a direct link between tanning beds and skin cancer, indoor tanning remains popular with American teenagers.

“For decades, researchers saw indoor tanning as little more than a curiosity. But a review of the scientific evidence published last year estimated that tanning beds account for as many as . . . → Read More: Indoor Tanning Poses Cancer Risks, Teenagers Learn