Tanning Beds Among Female Youth Dangerously High, Cancerous

by Anthony Sibley (AJ) on Jul 11, 2013 | Views: 352 | Score: 4
All High School StudentsHigh School GirlsAll White High School GirlsGrade 12 GirlsAged 18-21 White Women
Indoor Tanning Usage1321293229
Percentage reporting regular indoor tanning
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Anthony Sibley (AJ)
Anthony Sibley (AJ) on Jul 11, 2013 1:15 PM said:

One million Americans use tanning salons daily, and nearly 30 million each year. Using tanning beds before age 35, increases the risk of melanoma by 75%. The WHO categorizes indoor tanning as Group 1, the most dangerous cancer-causing substances, including plutonium and arsenic. In melanoma cases involving individuals 18-29 that used tanning beds, 76% were attributed to indoor tanning.

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