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Dealing with heat rashes in the Coastal Bend

Posted at 6:03 PM, Jun 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-22 19:03:26-04

As the blazing heat continues here in the Coastal Bend, it's important to be cautious.

The heat can lead to health issues such as rashes.

Corpus Christi Medical Center and ER 24/7 Rockport Medical Director of Emergency Services Dr. Matthew McClure and answered questions such as:

  • What are the different types of heat rashes?
  • Who's most at risk?
  • How do you avoid or prevent heat rash?
  • Does it usually go away?
  • Are heat rashes a warning sign of something worse?
  • When should someone seek medical attention?