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Should sunbeds be banned?

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A woman who blames her skin cancer on being burned by a sunbed wants the Government to ban or at least regulate the beauty therapy.

Kathryn Wilson, an executive assistant and mother of children aged 5 and 3, has come out in support of a warning letter the Commerce Commission has sent to about 280 sunbed operators and distributors. But 40-year-old Mrs Wilson, who has been treated for the most deadly form of skin cancer, malignant melanoma, wants the Government to gofurther.

"I would love to see sunbeds banned," she says.

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