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Avoiding hypothermia and frostbite in cold weather.

Avoiding hypothermia and frostbite in cold weather. The recent cold spell has increased the concerns people have with getting frostbite, and reports from the Midwest told us about people who died from prolonged cold exposure. Even though the trend is currently for warmer weather, you still need to take precautions when the weather is calling for temperatures under 10 degrees with low wind chill numbers. Recently, the NY Times offered some great advice on what you can do to protect yourself. How to Avoid Frostbite and Hypothermia in Extreme Cold Weather By Karen Zraick Jan. 29, 2019 Here’s how to Read More »