For Some, Tanning Isn’t About a ‘Healthy Glow’ — It’s an Addiction

Both genetic and psychiatric factors may play a part in tanning ‘addiction,’ according to a recent study from Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center. “In our research we found that people with certain genotypes in DRD2 dopamine receptor genes are at higher risk of indoor tanning addiction, and those with elevated depressive symptoms are, too,” lead […]