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Sunscreens With Vitamin A May Accelerate Skin Cancer: FDA Knows Danger, Doesn't Report

05/24/2010 08:29am ET | Updated November 17, 2011

WASHINGTON (May 24) -- Almost half of the 500 most popular sunscreen products may actually increase the speed at which malignant cells develop and spread skin cancer because they contain vitamin A or its derivatives, according to an evaluation of those products released today.