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Delaware Bans Minors From Tanning Beds

The bill is aimed at reducing teens’ risk for melanoma.

07/28/2014

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Health: No Fry Day; Local Mother Shares Heartbreaking Story Of Daughter’s Battle With Melanoma

3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has one Delaware families heartbreaking battle.

05/23/2014

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Corbett To Sign Bill Prohibiting Anyone Under Age 17 From Using Tanning Beds

Not only will indoor tanning salons be off limits to those 16 and younger, but 17 year-olds will need parental permission to use them.

04/30/2014

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Sunscreen Reapplying Reminder

Sunscreen Reapplying Reminder isn’t a flashy app, but it does let you set reminders for yourself to take a minute to reapply.

07/03/2013

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Sunblocks May Cause Allergic Reaction

Using sunblock is critical but be careful about the lotion you choose. Some may cause allergic reactions – and it may not be the lotion itself.

04/26/2013

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Gov. Christie Signs New Legislation Pertaining To Minors And Tanning

According to a release, Christie signed a bill on Monday that prohibits minors under 14 years of age from using spray tanning facilities and prohibits minors under 17 years of age from using tanning beds.

04/01/2013

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Report: Umbrellas Fight Skin Cancer

Umbrellas can fight skin cancer by blocking UV rays.

03/28/2013

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Tanning Mom From NJ Won’t Face Endangerment Charge

A New Jersey grand jury has refused to indict a woman known widely as the “tanning mom” after being accused of endangering her child by allegedly bringing her into a tanning booth.

02/26/2013

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NJ ‘Tanning Mom’ Case Prompts Philadelphia Councilman To Propose Regulations

Councilman Bill Greenlee says the case last year of a Nutley, New Jersey mother accused of putting her daughter inside a tanning booth was only the most prominent incident of what he believes is a growing problem.

01/31/2013

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Keep Your Glow: Top Spray Tan Salons In Philadelphia

The summer is coming to an end, but that doesn’t have to be the case for your tan! Keep looking like a sun goddess well after the summer season at one of these top tanning salons.

08/14/2012

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The Season For Skin Cancer

Having light skin, hair, and eyes increases a patient’s risk for skin cancer, as does over-exposure to ultraviolet rays at an early age.

05/17/2012

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H&M Apologizes For Controversial Ad Featuring ‘Tanorexic’ Model

Just days after a New Jersey mother caused a stir for her crispy appearance, a clothing retailer has come under fire for using a seemingly “tanorexic” model in a swimsuit ad.

05/11/2012

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New Jersey Mother Arrested After Daughter, 6, Tells Nurse She Went ‘Tanning With Mommy’

Six year old Anna Krentcil has fair skin, light eyes and red hair. She’s not your typical candidate for long-term sun exposure. So when she told the nurse at her Essex County, New Jersey school that her sunburn came from “going tanning with mommy,” her mom was arrested.

05/01/2012

Local Dermatologist Warns of Tanning Dangers

by KYW’s Michelle Durham A local dermatologist is warning parents and teens about the dangers of tanning. She is approaching youth in a different way.

07/02/2010

Part I: The Tanning Tax

by KYW’s Mike Dunn

06/04/2010