Emotion Based Judgment Overwhelms The Facts

by Hal Mooz 10. April 2012 01:23

Despite rising melanoma rates, teens' tanning for prom still the norm

The prom and tanning go hand-in-hand, but the practice has come under renewed scrutiny after a recent study published in the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings found the incidence of melanoma in young adults has soared, with a sixfold increase in the past 40 years. The rise is particularly noteworthy in young women ages 18 to 39, where the incidence of melanoma increased eightfold from 1970 to 2009, and fourfold in young men.



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