Teenagers and Artificial Tanning

@article{Balk2008TeenagersAA,
  title={Teenagers and Artificial Tanning},
  author={S. Balk and A. Geller},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={121},
  pages={1040 - 1042}
}
Recently, many states have attempted to pass laws to limit teenagers' access to tanning facilities. During the 2007 legislative session alone, 16 states introduced bills on this topic and, as of December 2007, 4 became law.1 At least 28 states and 4 counties regulate tanning facilities for minors.1 Mounting evidence about the carcinogenicity of ultraviolet radiation (UVR) from tanning devices has led to this wave of legislation. Artificial tanning, primarily through of the use of tanning beds… Expand
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