Melanoma Rates Up Dramatically Among Young PeopleA deadly skin cancer is on the rise. A new report says melanoma rates are up by 250 percent among young people in the U.S., especially in women.
Health Watch: Tips For Preventing, Recognizing Skin CancerSummer 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.
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.
Man Accused Of Spying On Nude Woman Tanning At GymA 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.
How To Choose The Right SunscreenIt 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.
Champlin Woman Warns Of The Consequences Of TanningIn Minnesota this time of year, we soak up all the sun we can get before winter hits.
This Woman Is Too Tan
Tanning Mom Gets Busted
Survey: Twin Cities Residents Use Tanning Beds The MostAccording to a recent online survey, people in the Twin Cities use indoor tanning beds more than people in any other major U.S. city.
Study: Tan People Appear More AttractiveFor 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.