FDA Panel Advises No Tanning Beds for Minors

Minors could be barred from indoor tanning and a registry could be required to monitor the use of tanning beds by salons if the U.S. Food and Drug Administration heeds advice from a panel it convened to review the classification of tanning beds. Ultraviolet, or UV, lamps for tanning currently are considered class I medical devices by the FDA, which means they are subject to relatively few regulations. The FDA could boost tanning beds either to a class II or class III medical device -- a...Full Story
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