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4 Your Health: The real cost of tanning beds

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Tucson- Indoor tanning is responsible for over $300 million in skin cancer costs. That's according to a new study from the University of North Carolina.

Researchers estimate tanning devices were linked to more than 200,000 cases of skin cancer in 2015 racking up medical costs of over $343 million.

Despite the known dangers of tanning beds about 30 million Americans use them at least once a year.

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