July 23, 2017 11:25 PM
Enjoying the height of summer and sunshine also means that sunburns lead to nearly 34,000 emergency room visits with even more people going to urgent care.
That's according to the journal of the American Medical Association.
Those visits cost an average of $330.
A new "JAMA Dermatology" study showed many of those visits can actually be treated a home.
KSTP Medical Expert Archelle Georgiou tells Lindsey Brown how you might be able to avoid a costly ER visit.
Dr. Archelle Georgiou
Updated: July 23, 2017 11:25 PM
Created: July 23, 2017 07:12 PM
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