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2013-05-21 23:22:29

Governor's signature makes Oregon the third state in the U.S. to prohibit minors from using indoor tanning facilities. Similar bills have been passed in Illinois and Texas, where they await governors´ signatures. Rolling Meadows, Ill. (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association applauds Oregon Gov. John A. Kitzhaber (D) for signing a bill (HB 2896) that will strengthen existing state law by banning minors from tanning indoors. With Gov....

2013-05-20 23:02:34

A recent CBS News article explores various proposed steps to increase the safety of indoor tanning salons. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Beverly Hills says that the FDA proposals are long overdue. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 According to a May 6, 2013 CBS News article, titled “FDA Wants Cancer Warnings at Indoor Tanning Salons,” tanning salons in the US may soon have to face stricter safety regulations. The Food and Drug Administration wants to see cancer warnings on...

2013-05-18 23:03:38

Governor's signature would make Oregon the third state in the U.S. prohibiting minors under 18 from using indoor tanning facilities. Rolling Meadows, IL (PRWEB) May 18, 2013 The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association urges Oregon Gov. John A. Kitzhaber, M.D., (D) to sign a bill (HB 2896) that would strengthen existing state law by prohibiting minors under the age of 18 from tanning indoors. With Gov. Kitzhaber´s signature, Oregon would become the third state in the...

2013-05-17 23:15:18

San Diego dermatologists at the landmark medical center Goldman, Butterwick, Fitzpatrick, Groff & Fabi Cosmetic Laser Dermatology explain how new FDA regulations on indoor tanning beds could lead to a drastic decrease in new cases of skin cancer and discuss top treatments for pre-cancerous lesions. San Diego, California (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 In a recent article published by the New York Times, new proposed regulations for tanning beds in the United States was examined. Expert...

2013-05-16 23:28:56

Cosmetics Cop Paula Begoun and the Paula´s Choice Research Team provide women with tips on how to look beautiful in the warm weather. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 It might not feel like summer everywhere just yet, but with the Memorial Day holiday–the unofficial start of the season–is here. Barbecues, outdoor parties, long weekends, and days at the beach and pool are on the agenda, so why not look great while having fun with friends and family? Cosmetics Cop...

2013-05-16 23:25:50

Joint Canadian Tanning Association (JCTA): Dermatology group's research promotes a balanced message about UV exposure. Dr Richard Weller presented his research just last week on how Ultraviolet (UV) light from sunlamps can help lower blood pressure. Kelowna, BC (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Sunlamp exposure lowered blood pressure in a University of Edinburgh study lead by dermatologist Dr. Richard Weller. When volunteers were exposed to ultraviolet light a compound called nitric oxide is released in...

2013-05-15 23:26:28

Foundation Founder Sharon Kleyne Welcomes Legislative Action to Prevent Skin Cancer. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Sharon Kleyne, Founder of the Save-a-Child´s Life Foundation to combat pediatric melanoma, today praised the Oregon Legislature for their recent banning of children under 18 from using tanning salons. Kleyne noted that UVA and UVB radiation (ultraviolet light), believed to be the primary cause of melanoma, is the main tanning agent in most tanning beds. Melanoma is...

2013-05-07 16:03:47

CDC papers discuss the potential roles of social and family networks, media, and lawmakers in efforts to prevent skin cancer by reducing use of indoor tanning devices, American Journal of Preventive Medicine reports Preventing skin cancer by reducing use of indoor tanning devices requires a coordinated approach at the national, state, and local levels suggests a pair of papers by CDC authors in a special theme issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Evidence has shown that...

Tanning Bed Warning Labels May Be Required By The FDA
2013-05-07 05:37:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is pushing for stricter warning labels on tanning beds — labels which would recommend that such devices not be used by anyone under the age of 18. According to Liz Szabo of USA Today, sunlamp products that emit ultraviolet radiation are currently regulated as class 1 devices, putting them in the same “low-risk” category as adhesive bandages and tongue depressors. Class...

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