HealthDay - Dr. Mark Lebwohl: "One in Three Americans Has Used Tanning Beds, Upping Skin Cancer Risk"

More than a third of all Americans – and nearly six out of ten United States' university students – have used indoor tanning, despite widespread knowledge that the devices contribute to skin cancer risk, a new study finds.

New York, NY
 – January 29, 2014  –– 

"It is appalling how often exposure to indoor tanning takes place in presumably educated populations and particularly worrisome that we allow adolescents to be exposed to this carcinogen," said Mark Lebwohl, MD, Professor and Chair of Dermatology at The Mount Sinai Hospital. Learn more