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Medical Monday: Youth Suntanning Debate Heats Up

| May 1, 2013

SUNTANNINGWEB from WAGM-TV on Vimeo.

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The controversial health debate of allowing youth to tan using UV tanning beds has hit the state legislature. Recently, Governor LePage vetoed a bill to prohibit tanning facilities from allowing minors to use the machines, putting the decision back in the hands of parents.

But health officials say that decision might cause harmful …potentially fatal health problems later on. Shawn Cunningham reports on that in this week’s Medical Monday.

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