Bill Would Block Minors From Tanning Beds

Minors looking for a tan may soon need to turn to the sun as the Senate committee, on Tuesday, approved a bill that would bar them from using tanning beds at tanning facilities.



FDA Proposes Changes For Tanning Beds

Teens who prefer to tan inside rather than make use of the Miami sun may see a change if a Food and Drug Administration’s proposal gets approved.

CBS Miami–05/07/2013

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Coming Soon: An Official Sunscreen For South Beach?

Miami Beach representatives are currently in discussions with sunblock corporations to sell licensing rights for the official sunscreen of South Beach. City commissioners ask: ‘Is everything for sale in South Beach?’

CBS Miami–09/20/2012

Raquel Guckeen had to endure multiple surgeries after being diagnosed with skin cancer. (CBS4)

Woman Shares Story Of Surviving Disfiguring Skin Cancer

The bronze generation is facing the skin cancer realities of their youthful tanning obsession. CBS4’s Vanessa Borge shares one woman’s terrifying story of losing facial parts to skin cancer.


TV personality Michael "The Situation" Sorrentino arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California.  (Source: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

“The Situation” Partners In S. Florida Tan Business

MTV reality star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino is turning his hobby of tanning into a business venture in South Florida.



Doctors Want Teenagers Banned From Tanning Salons

The American Academy of Pediatrics wants teenagers banned from tanning salons to reduce their risk of skin cancer.