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How to treat frostbite and when you should seek emergency medical help

You should treat frostbite by removing yourself from the cold, taking off wet clothing, and submerging yourself in a bath of warm water. The bath should be between 98.6 and 102 degrees Fahrenheit and you should leave the faucet running so that the water can circulate. However, if your frostbite […]
How to treat frostbite and when you should seek emergency medical help
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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