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An American Cancer Society booth promotes the group’s priorities, including a law against minors using tanning beds, during Cancer Awareness Day at the Capitol. (Cronkite News Photo by Mackenzie Concepcion)

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Melanoma survivor urges lawmakers to bar minors from tanning beds

PHOENIX - Christine Nelson said there's a reason a tanning bed looks like a coffin. A melanoma survivor, Nelson said she has had numerous surgeries and takes eight doses of a chemotherapy drug every day.


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