Young women continue using tanning beds despite being aware of health risks

A survey of young women, who use tanning beds, found that despite being aware of the health risks associated with indoor tanning, they continue to take part in the activity.

Tanning beds may cause non-melanoma skin cancer

Indoor tanning is already an established risk factor for malignant melanoma, the less common but deadliest form of skin cancer.

More evidence links tanning beds to skin cancer: Study

Women who use tanning salons have a somewhat increased risk of skin cancer, according to a study that adds to evidence that baking in a tan bed can be as bad as baking under the sun.

FDA debates tougher cancer warning on tanning beds

FDA will be debating how to toughen warnings that those sunlamps pose a cancer risk. Yes, sunburns are particularly dangerous. But there`s increasing scientific consensus that there`s no such thing as a safe tan, either.

FDA debates tougher cancer warning on tanning beds

FDA will be debating how to toughen warnings that those sunlamps pose a cancer risk. Yes, sunburns are particularly dangerous. But there`s increasing scientific consensus that there`s no such thing as a safe tan, either.