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8 tips to prepare your car for winter, according to auto experts

Winter can pose a number of threats to the health of your car. The below-freezing temperatures can cause a slew of problems, including deflated tires and frozen brake fluids. We talked to experts and compiled a list of eight tips to help you navigate this winter. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
8 tips to prepare your car for winter, according to auto experts
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Chefs share 10 of the most freezer-friendly foods

Freezing foods can be a great way to save time and money, but not everything will taste as good once it’s been thawed. Things like bread, sauces, cakes, and meatballs tend to freeze well and keep their flavour. You can make things like chicken pot pie and curry ahead of […]
Chefs share 10 of the most freezer-friendly foods
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10 safety tips for you and your home during the polar vortex

The polar vortex is affecting some 220 million people in the US this week. As a safety warning, it has been advised to stay indoors if at all possible. You’ll want to make sure you and your home are well-prepared for the below-freezing temperatures. It’s important to take certain precautions […]
10 safety tips for you and your home during the polar vortex
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What happens to your body and brain when you get hypothermia

Hypothermia: it’s something you see all too often in movies starring Leonardo DiCaprio. But what is it, exactly? And how does it really happen? Our body is always trying to maintain a balmy temperature of around 98.6℉ or 37°C. Hypothermia occurs when our body loses heat faster than we can […]
What happens to your body and brain when you get hypothermia
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How long you can stay outside in extreme cold before getting frostbite

The first polar vortex since 2014 is sweeping parts of the continental US. This week, the Midwest will see temperatures far below average, sometimes as cold as minus 60 degrees Fahrenheit with wind chill. Officials have canceled school, grounded flights, and suspended mail service in some especially cold areas, urging […]
How long you can stay outside in extreme cold before getting frostbite