Thursday, November 1, 2012

Is indoor Tanning Addictive?


A research study conducted in New York has shown that indoor tanning may be addictive for some young adults, and people who are hooked on tanning beds may also be prone to anxiety and substance abuse problem.
In this study 421 college students from the northeastern United States were asked to complete a questionnaire regarding indoor tanning habits, substance use, anxiety and depression symptoms, and demographics. They were assessed using standardized measures of anxiety, depression and substance use.

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