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Health & Fit Legislature makes it more difficult for teens to get fake tans

18:03  13 june  2018
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Synthetic pot warning issued after 22 people in Illinois report severe bleeding

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Leadership has a more difficult time getting the votes. describe two differences between house and senate rules that may make it likely that legislation may pass in one chamber but not in the other.

a person wearing a red shirt and smiling at the camera © Andrew H. Walker / Getty Images Seventeen-year-olds wanting a tan might have to go the old fashioned route.

a wooden table © Rich Pedroncelli / AP The state Senate on Tuesday gave final legislative approval to a bill outlawing anyone under the age of 18 from using tanning booths.

“The younger a person starts and the more repeated the exposure to UV rays, the greater the risk for developing skin cancer later in life,” said Sen. Phil Boyle, the Suffolk County Republican who sponsored the bill.

Current law bars anyone 16 or under from using tanning booths. Those who are 17 can, but only with parental permission.

The bill passed Tuesday and on the way to the governor’s desk would require someone to be at least 18 to step into the booth.

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This is the secret to making your fake tan flawless. The best way to avoid it is to get into the habit of applying fake tan wearing latex gloves. Investing in a back spatula or roller will help you to reach those nooks and crannies that are easily missed and difficult to reach, meaning a much more even

Some states like Mississippi have found innovative ways to tackle the problem by targeting specific populations, while others like Kansas are serving up bills that make it more difficult for teens to access sex education, which is a critical component of preventing pregnancy in adolescence

“Keeping kids away from dangerous indoor tanning devices is a no-brainer,” said the New York lobbyist for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, who called on Cuomo to quickly sign the measure into law.

Cuomo spokesman Richard Azzopardi said that “we’ll review the legislation.”

Citing World Health Organization stats, Hart said indoor tanning use before the age of 35 increases the risk of the deadliest type of skin cancer by 59%.

Until 2012, New York banned anyone under 14 from going to tanning salons and required parental consent up to the age of 18. That changed after the publicity surrounding the case of Patricia Krentcil, a tanorexic New Jersey mom who was accused of hauling her kid into a tanning salon.

Gallery: 20 skin cancer symptoms everyone needs to know (courtesy Best Life) 20 Skin Cancer Symptoms Everyone Needs to Know: Skin cancer doesn’t mess around. According to the stats, one in five Americans will be diagnosed with skin cancer by the time they hit 70 years old—and millions of cases are found every year. Luckily, there are some ways you can spot it early—whether it's non-melanoma (bad) or melanoma (very bad)—to prevent becoming one of the thousands of deaths that result from skin cancer. (For melanoma, that's one death per hour.) Wear your sunscreen, stop tanning, and pay close attention to these 20 potentially dire skin cancer symptoms, all of which everyone should be well aware of. And for more symptoms to look out for, check out 20 Surprising Cancer Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore. 20 Skin Cancer Symptoms Everyone Needs to Know

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