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Sunbed Articles


Sunbed study reveals skin cancer risk

1st September 2014

A new study finds sunbed users are still at risk of cancer even if their skin is not burnt.

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Schoolgirl left with burns after using sunbed

30th January 2013

15-year-old schoolgirl suffers severe burns after being allowed to use a sunbed at a gym.

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Sunbeds fail to meet safety standards

17th January 2013

Research suggests most sunbeds fail to meet British and European safety standards in England.

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Sunbed salons still flouting laws

29th October 2012

A BBC Wales investigation has found many sunbed salons are 'flouting' laws introduced a year ago.

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Risk of skin cancer in young people doubles with the use of sunbeds

25th July 2012

Research shows that young people who use sunbeds double the risk of developing the deadliest form of skin cancer.

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Number of over-50s diagnosed with skin cancer has trebled in 30 years

24th July 2012

According to Cancer Research UK, an average 25 cases of malignant melanoma are diagnosed in the over-50s every day.

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Model agencies ban sunbeds

20th February 2012

Some of the leading model agencies have signed up to a 'no sunbed' policy.

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Sunbed users show same brain changes as drug addicts

12th August 2011

Research suggests sunbeds are as addictive as drugs.

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Sunbed fanatic dies from skin cancer

24th June 2011

A mother of three has died from cancer after using a sunbed twice a week in unmanned tanning booths.

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Sunbeds (Regulations) Act 2010: guidance on the implementation of the Sunbeds (Regulation) Act 2010

11th April 2011

The Sunbeds (Regulation) Act 2010 came into force on 8 April 2011.

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