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  • Surgeon general: Stop tanning and save your skinadd to reading list  

    Nearly 5 million people in the United States are treated for skin cancer each year, at a cost of $8.1 billion, A report says. About 63,000 cases are the most serious kind, melanoma, and about 6,000 of those are directly linked to indoor tanning.

    By Kim Painter, Special for USA TODAY