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Health Watch: Tips For Preventing, Recognizing Skin Cancer

Summer unofficially kicks off  Memorial Day weekend in Minnesota, and experts say this is also a good time to remind everyone about sun safety. Three and a half million people are diagnosed with skin cancer every year, and many cases can be prevented or detected early.

05/24/2014

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Health Dept. Trying To Deter Teens From Tanning With Video Challenge

A new survey reveals how many Minnesota teenagers are increasing their risk of getting skin cancer. A new study from the Department of Health found 34 percent of white girls in the 11th grade admitted to using tanning beds over the last year. More than half of them tanned indoors 10 or more times.

01/14/2014

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Man Accused Of Spying On Nude Woman Tanning At Gym

A Mankato man is accused of photographing a woman as she tanned nude at a gym. The woman was tanning earlier this year when she opened her tanning bed and saw a hand over the wall holding a cellphone.

11/28/2012

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How To Choose The Right Sunscreen

It appears the Twin Cities may see some sunshine this weekend, and a lot of people will be focused on soaking up whatever we get. Here are some tips on how to choose the best sunscreens.

05/18/2012

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Champlin Woman Warns Of The Consequences Of Tanning

In Minnesota this time of year, we soak up all the sun we can get before winter hits.

05/07/2012

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This Woman Is Too Tan

A woman got in trouble for allegedly letting her child tan in a tanning booth.  Click here to see story and picture of mom.

05/02/2012

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Tanning Mom Gets Busted

A New Jersey mother is arrested for sneaking her 5-year-old into a tanning booth. The video of the mother looking a little, “burned” is shocking enough. Read the story and watch the interview here.

05/02/2012

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Survey: Twin Cities Residents Use Tanning Beds The Most

According to a recent online survey, people in the Twin Cities use indoor tanning beds more than people in any other major U.S. city.

12/14/2011

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Study: Tan People Appear More Attractive

For years people have been warned about the risks associated with excessive sun exposure but new research shows those who appear tanner may have an advantage after all.

07/05/2011

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