News Releases

The American Academy of Dermatology issues news releases to keep the public up-to-date on significant research advances, new treatment options and other newsworthy events in dermatology. The following links take you to news releases that communicate news about actinic keratoses (AKs).

American Academy of Dermatology Association Commends President Bush for Signing Tanning Accountability and Notification (TAN) Act
September 28, 2007

New Study Indicates Tanning May Be Addictive
March 9, 2007

New Formulations Improve Sunscreen Effectiveness
July 27, 2006

The Future of Sunscreens
July 22, 2005

Dermatologists Encourage Consumers to be "Clothes" Minded When It Comes to Selecting Summer Wardrobe
May 2, 2005

Don't Seek the Sun: 10 Reasons to Get Vitamin D From Your Diet
May 2, 2005

The Myths and Realities of Vitamin D and Sun Exposure
May 3, 2004

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AKs are usually found on older adults because AKs take years to develop; however, even people in their 20s and 30s can develop AKs.

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