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sun·bed

 (sŭn′bĕd′)
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

sunbed

(ˈsʌnˌbɛd)
n
1. a piece of equipment, usually consisting of rows of lights, which surrounds a person with ultraviolet rays in order to induce an artificial suntan
2. a bed or couch for lying on in the sun
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Translations
solárium
solarium
solarium
solarij
日光浴用ベッド
선베드
solstol
เตียงอาบแดด
ghế nằm phơi nắng

sunbed

[ˈsʌnbed] Ncama f solar
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

sunbed

[ˈsʌnbɛd] n
(with sunlamp)cabine f à UV, solarium m
(= sunlounger) → chaise f longue
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

sunbed

[ˈsʌnˌbɛd] nlettino solare
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

sunbed

حَمَّامُ شَمْس solárium solarium Sonnenbank ξαπλώστρα παραλίας cama de rayos ultravioleta solarium lit de bronzage solarij lettino solare 日光浴用ベッド 선베드 zonnebank solseng leżak solário солярий solstol เตียงอาบแดด güneşlenme yatağı ghế nằm phơi nắng 日光浴浴床
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The latest research, by the International Prevention Research Institute in France, who reviewed 27 studies, found that the risk of developing cutaneous melanoma, the most serious form of skin cancer, increased by 20% for people who had used a sunbed.
In the UK there are an estimated 100 deaths every year attributable to sunbed use.
Sunbed use represents a frequent source of artificial ultraviolet (UV) exposure in light-skinned population.
London, Dec 31 (ANI): Banning sunbed use could prevent a quarter of cases of the most common form of skin cancer in the under-40s, a new research suggests.
Health experts from NHS Yorkshire are encouraging people to resist the urge to use a sunbed to start off their tan before they go on holiday.
Sunbed use by under-18s was banned in Britain recently, and all sunbed parlours must now be manned, outlawing the infamous "coin-op" tanning parlours.
One sunbed in seven does not respect ultraviolet (UV) radiation safety limits, reveals a European Commission survey on potential risks associated with the use of sunbeds(1).
The move came after two girls in South Wales - one as young as 10 - needed hospital treatment after suffering horrific sunbed burns.
Members of the radiation watchdog called for all sunbed operators to be legally registered, licensed and inspected by local authorities.
Sunbed tanning is safer than tanning in the sun: False Sunbeds are not a safe alternative to natural sunlight as they give out ultraviolet rays just like the sun.
KIDS as young as 12 are risking deadly skin cancer by visiting sunbed salons day after day to get golden tans like their celebrity idols.
Trading Standards and Environmental Health officers are testing tanning equipment at all sunbed shops and tanning salons in the borough - and, so far, eight have been found to be in breach of safety laws.