News tagged with indoor tanning
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Indoor tanning beds would carry new warnings about the risk of cancer and be subject to additional regulations, under a proposal unveiled by the Food and Drug Administration.
Health May 06, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
Even as the rates of some cancers are falling, Mayo Clinic is seeing an alarming trend: the dramatic rise of skin cancer, especially among people under 40. According to a study by Mayo Clinic researchers published in the ...
Cancer Apr 02, 2012 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0 |
Preventing skin cancer by reducing use of indoor tanning devices requires a coordinated approach at the national, state, and local levels suggests a pair of papers by CDC authors in a special theme issue of the American Jo ...
Health May 07, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay)—English-acculturated and bicultural (high English and Spanish acculturation) Hispanic adults report lower engagement in skin cancer-related behaviors, according to a study published online April ...
Cancer Apr 18, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
A survey of tanning salon operators in Missouri shows that 65 percent would allow children as young as 10 to 12 years old to use tanning beds. That's despite evidence that any tanning bed use increases the risk of all skin ...
Pediatrics Feb 25, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
In the United States, one person dies of melanoma every hour. More than 60,000 new cases of this potentially fatal form of skin cancer will be diagnosed this year, and this number is growing at an alarming rate.
Cancer May 28, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- With summer just around the corner, pediatricians at Johns Hopkins Childrens Center are sounding the alarm on a disturbing trend: A growing number of teenagers and young adults diagnosed with skin ...
Cancer May 07, 2012 | 1 / 5 (1) | 1
Although most survivors of melanoma take precautions to protect their skin from the sun and further occurrences of cancer, data presented at the AACR Annual Meeting 2013, held in Washington, D.C., April 6-10, revealed that ...
Cancer Apr 09, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- Sunburn is a common consequence of using indoor tanning beds, according to a new study.
Cancer Aug 03, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(AP) -- The warnings about skin cancer from too much sun don't seem to be getting through.
Health May 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 4
Of 63,942 new cases of cutaneous melanoma (a form of skin cancer) diagnosed each year in Europe an estimated 3,438 (5.4%) are related to sunbed use. Sunbed users are at a 20% increased relative risk of skin cancer compared ...
Cancer Jul 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Restrictions on indoor tanning, which studies suggest is linked to skin cancer, appear to have increased in several countries since 2003, according to a study published Online First by Archives of Dermatology.
Health Jul 16, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(HealthDay) -- Young people who use tanning beds rationalize the risky behavior with statements like "everything causes cancer these days," a new study finds.
Health Jun 20, 2012 | not rated yet | 0