Tanning

Objective 9: Reduce the use of artificial UV light for tanning.

STRATEGIES

9.1 Advocate for a state tax on tanning bed use.

9.2 Ban the use of tanning beds by minors.

9.3 Strengthen and enforce existing regulations to require that adults receive health warnings and sign consent forms for tanning bed use.

MEASURES


Adults age 18 and older who report using tanning bedsi

TARGET
33.0 %
BASELINE
37.0 %

Adolescents in grades 9-12 who report using tanning beds

No Data Available

i. Armson, Rossana. University of Minnesota, Center for Survey Research.
2010 Minnesota State Survey: Results and Technical Report #11-1, 2010.