Misleading Information about Tanning

The Indoor Tanning Association proclaims in a new TV ad that will appear nationally : “Go get a tan. Your body will thank you.” In an article published on ABC news, Dr. Leffell is quoted as saying “The ad misrepresents scientific fact. Ultraviolet radiation from the sun and from the artificial bulbs that are used in the tanning parlors can lead to skin cancer.”

Read the ABC article.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>