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An Intervention to Decrease Adolescent Indoor Tanning: A Multi-Method Pilot StudyIndoor tanning usually begins during adolescence, but few strategies exist to discourage adolescent use. We developed and tested a parent–teenager intervention to decrease indoor tanning use.
Correlates of Intentional Tanning Among Adolescents in the United States: A Systematic Review of the LiteratureExposure to ultraviolet radiation and a history of sunburn in childhood contribute to risk of skin cancer in adolescence and in adulthood, but many adolescents continue to seek a tan, either from the sun or from tanning beds (i.e., intentional tanning). To understand tanning behavior among adolescents, we conducted a systematic review of the literature to identify correlates of intentional tanning in the United States.