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Tanning Addiction -- for Real

The Fix | Posted 09.01.2014 | Healthy Living
The Fix

Despite all the information available to the public about the hazards of sun tanning, especially that ultraviolet rays are a known cancer-causing agent, people still continue to tan. This has led many researchers to believe that factors besides lack of knowledge are driving some people to tan.

Why Some Women Risk Cancer To Be Tan

Slate | Posted 05.23.2012 | Women

A CDC report out this month found that nearly one in three white women aged 18 to 25 had used a tanning booth in the previous year. White women aged 1...

Tanning Tax: Which Famous Face Will Be Hit The Hardest? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The tanning tax officially took effect on Thursday, meaning fake-and-bakers will have to pay the federal government 10% more to get their rays on. We ...

Weekly Pulse: "Racist" Tanning Tax and Other Absurd Objections to Health Care Reform

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Media Consortium

By Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger While President Obama signed the final piece of the health care reform bill into law on Tuesday, oppon...

Tanning Bed Bursts Into Flames With Man Inside

The News-Observer | Shawn Cetrone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A man escaped from a tanning bed as it burst into flames, sparking a fire that evacuated a Lake Wylie shopping center and damaged several stores Monda...

The Vet Who Didn't Vet

Tim Dickinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tim Dickinson

2008-10-24-dickinson.jpgIf School House Rock made a campaign ad it might look something like this.

Knock, Knock, Knockin' on Putin's Door

Amy Ephron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Amy Ephron

Mama, take the tanning lights off me, I can't take it anymore. It's getting dark, too dark for me to see Russia from my front door.