Risks up 75% on sunbeds; WORLDTODAY.
A study by the International Agency for Research on Cancer said ultraviolet-emitting tanning devices were more dangerous than previously suggested.
The research, published in The Lancet Oncology medical journal, found the risk was greatest to children and young adults.
"The risk of skin melanoma is increased by 75% when use of tanning devices starts before 30 years of age," the report said.
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|Publication:||Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)|
|Date:||Jul 29, 2009|
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