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Medicine: Tan Tax #969061

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 30, 2010
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(New York: Michelle Miller) A new sales tax on tanning salons to help pay for health care reform examined; statistics on the use of tanning beds in the US cited; details given of the link of indoor tanning to cancer & of state law restrictions on tanning. [Skin cancer patient Gisselle COLON††- shows her melanoma scar from tanning.] [Mt. Sinai Medical Center Dr. Ellen MARMUR†- talks about increased chances for melanoma for the young.] [Indoor tanner Andrea ROLLINS†- comments on her tanning.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Miller, Michelle
Duration:
00:02:50

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