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Bill To Ban Indoor Tanning For Teens

Albany NY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Just in time for summer, a bill moving through the Legislature would ban indoor tanning by anyone under age 18. The bill would replace a state law no...

Why Tanning Beds Are the Cigarettes of Our Age

Kate White | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kate White

We owe it to everyone, particularly to young women, to make sure that the risks of tanning are clearly communicated and understood and that tanning beds are regulated as tightly as devices with their risk-profile merit.

Tanning Beds: Tougher Cancer Warning Debated By FDA

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

WASHINGTON — Just as millions head to tanning beds to prepare for spring break, the Food and Drug Administration will be debating how to toughen...

Boehner Calls Tanning Tax 'Attack on Orange Americans'

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andy Borowitz

The Senate's efforts to introduce a tax on tanning beds hit a roadblock today as Rep. John Boehner (R-Ohio) blasted the idea, calling it "a blatant attack on Orange Americans."

Tanning Beds As Deadly As Arsenic And Mustard Gas: Study

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

LONDON — International cancer experts have moved tanning beds and other sources of ultraviolet radiation into the top cancer risk category, deem...

Germany Bans Tanning Beds For Minors | Kayleigh Donahue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

We might not share in the German fervor for David Hasselhoff, but there is a guilty pleasure Germans have that is shared in the U.S.: the tanning bed ...

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...

Police Seeing Red Over Mom Who Put 5-Year-Old In Tanning Booth

Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

A New Jersey mom is in hot water for supposedly putting her 5-year-old daughter in an artificial tanning booth, according to WABC. The young girl's...