Now that sun exposure is considered a cancer risk on the same level with tobacco and asbestos, it’s time to get serious about protecting yourself.
If you think you don’t need to wear sunscreen because it’s not summer yet, you’re wrong.
An effort is under way in Illinois that could prevent minors under 18 from using tanning salons, even with parental consent. Both the Illinois House and Senate have seen bills introduced this session to keep minors out of tanning salons.
Some physicians fear regular ultraviolet light exposure could cause skin cancer.