Advocates Want Protection For Minors Against Indoor TanningBan the tan. Annapolis is considering outlawing tanning beds for minors.
Surgeon General: Tanning Is Behind Sharp Spike in Skin Cancer RatesAs rates of other cancers have declined, rates of the deadliest form of skin cancer, melanoma, have increased more than 200 percent from 1973 to 2011, according to a new "Call to Action" report from the Surgeon General's Office.
Md. Pitches Tighter Rules For Minor Indoor TanningThe Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is proposing a six-month expiration of parental consent for minor indoor tanning.
Md. Senate Panel Considers Banning Indoor Tanning For MinorsParents who allow their teenagers to use tanning beds could see that option taken away. Some lawmakers want to replace the law that requires parental permission with an outright ban.