Task Force: Appeal to Teen Vanity to Reduce UV Ray Exposure 29357

The sun's rays can be dangerous, raising the risk of skin cancers, which is the most common form of cancer in the U.S.  A new report from the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force recommends that parents, doctors, and media appeal to teenagers' sense of vanity to convince them to avoid tanning beds, and to wear sunscreen and protective clothing.