Hunter emergency sunburn cases highest in state and 'tip of the iceberg'

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December 1 2023 - 5:00am
Bar Beach on a 36-degree day in November. Picture by Marina Neil
Bar Beach on a 36-degree day in November. Picture by Marina Neil

The Hunter New England district recorded 184 cases of people presenting to emergency departments for sunburn in 2022/23 - the highest in the state.

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Damon Cronshaw

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