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Teens' Indoor Tanning Linked To Other Risky Behaviors

AP | Posted 02.27.2014 | Healthy Living

CHICAGO (AP) — Government research links indoor tanning by teenagers with other risks including binge drinking, unhealthy dieting and sexual activit...

Another Illinois City Enacts Teen Tan Ban

Posted 09.07.2012 | Chicago

Springfield joined the list of Illinois cities that ban teenagers from tanning on Tuesday. Aldermen in the state's capital city voted 7-3 in favor ...

Chicago Becomes First U.S. City To Ban Minors From Tanning Salons

Posted 08.06.2012 | Chicago

Following the uproar over allegations that "Tanning Mom" Patricia Krentcil brought her 6-year-old daughter into a tanning booth, it was only a matter ...

WATCH: Tanning Salons And Underage Teens: Are Places Bending The Rules?

Posted 05.24.2012 | Parents

Thirty-three states currently have age restrictions when it comes to minors using tanning beds. But how hard is it for underage teens to sneak into th...

Students Take A BIG Stand Against This Pre-Prom Ritual (VIDEO)

Posted 05.15.2012 | Teen

We thought we had seen it all this prom season -- a girls-only prom, a Mormon prom and a tornado-ravaged prom, to name a few -- but now a 'tanning-fre...

Why You Should Have A Tan-Free Prom! (Just Ask Miranda)

The Huffington Post | Marissa Piazzola | Posted 03.08.2012 | Teen

"I don't think teens realize the consequences associated with tanning," said iCarly actress Miranda Cosgrove, who is a new celebrity spokesperson for ...

States Consider Banning Teens From Tanning Salons

AP | By SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER | Posted 08.27.2011 | Healthy Living

LOS ANGELES -- If a proposed law passes, California teens under 18 will need a fake ID to "fake and bake" themselves to a golden brown. Citing skin c...

Despite Serious Risks, Teens Continue Indoor Tanning

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 07.10.2011 | Home

Though most teenage tanners believe that tanning beds can cause cancer, many of them go anyway, new research shows. A survey conducted on behalf of th...

State Laws Can't Stop Teens From Tanning

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

ATLANTA — State laws meant to keep teens out of indoor tanning booths haven't made a dent, a new study has found, disappointing doctors hoping t...