Tanning Beds Raise Risk of Deadly Cancer – Researchers track more than 75,000 subjects over 20 years

They learned that every four tanning-bed sessions increased the risk of basal and squamous cell carcinoma by 15%.

Meanwhile, the risk of melanoma—an even more dangerous and rarer cancer—climbed 11%. Younger tanners in high school and college suffered a greater risk from the tanning booths