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Research: Indoor Tanning Age Restriction Could Reduce Melanoma Incidence

Indoor tanning exposes users to harmful ultraviolet radiation, the most preventable risk factor for skin cancer. An age restriction on indoor tanning could save thousands of lives and millions of dollars, according to new research published online in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Read more here.

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Sun protection for all children

Children react differently to the sun as their skin is different to adult skin. Too much sun can be detrimental to children, but a certain amount of exposure is necessary for the production of vitamin D. The key is to be sun wise. Click here to read more.

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The Skin Cancer Foundation shares three ways to lower your skin cancer risk in 2017

The beginning of a new year is typically when people assess their health and vow to improve their well-being. The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends three critical steps to take in 2017 to help lower skin cancer risk. Learn more here.

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5 Signs of Skin Cancer Other Than a New Mole
While it's important to know the guidelines for identifying ... more>>>

Schools & Their Sunscreen Rules
News reports are full of stories about kids who come home blister... more>>>

Indoor tanning's popularity among teens going down, CDC says
Two new studies released by the CDC looked at the prevalence of ... more>>>

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