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“I’m Italian, I never thought I’d get melanoma… so I took the pledge.” – Joanna Confalone

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Melanoma kills one person every 50 minutes. It's the second most common cancer for 15-29 year olds.
People who use tanning beds once a month before the age of 35 increase their melanoma risk by 75%.
Tanning beds put out 3-6 times the amount of radiation given off by the sun.
The World Health Organization has determined that UV rays from tanning beds cause cancer.
Getting more sun won't increase your Vitamin D level, but it will increase your risk of skin cancer.

 

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