TITLE

Understanding students' indoor tanning practices and beliefs to reduce skin cancer risks

AUTHOR(S)
Young, Janice Clark; Walker, Robert
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
American Journal of Health Studies;1998, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p120
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an assessment of indoor tanning beliefs and practices of university students to identify future preventive efforts for skin cancer. Factors driving use of indoor tanning facilities; Need for a comprehensive K-12 skin-health/skin-cancer education programs; Role of parents and school administrators in prevention of skin cancers.
ACCESSION #
1308819

 

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