Are college students more than willing to risk getting skin cancer just to get a tan?
Cancer Research UK's latest statistics revealed a five-times spike in malignant melanoma cases since the mid-1970s.
The FDA presented a new proposal that, if approved, would require tanning-beds be made with warning labels.
The findings of a new study have revealed a not-so-surprising link about reality beauty show watchers and their tanning habits. Most celebrities on television showcase a perfectly toned and tanned body and pretty obviously, a large number of viewers get influenced and motivated to display such looks, at the cost of risking their health. The research has established that people who tune in to reality beauty shows on television are much more likely to use tanning lamps and to tan outdoors than people who do not watch such shows, Medical Xpress reports.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.