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8 ways freezing temperatures can affect your body

The 2019 polar vortex is upon us, with life-threatening temperatures. The extreme cold can have an effect on your health in many ways. Here are things to watch out for during periods of extreme cold. With the Midwest and Great Lakes regions in the midst of a life-threatening polar vortex, […]
8 ways freezing temperatures can affect your body
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In the midst of the polar vortex, 52 people completed this 135-mile ultramarathon in northern Minnesota — biking, skiing, and running through the coldest corner of America

The Arrowhead 135 is a 135-mile endurance race through northern Minnesota. This year’s race coincided with the polar vortex. Temperatures dipped to -32 Fahrenheit, with wind chills reaching -55. Organisers hope for some of the chilliest weather of the year when they pick the date of the annual race. Of […]
In the midst of the polar vortex, 52 people completed this 135-mile ultramarathon in northern Minnesota — biking, skiing, and running through the coldest corner of America
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The woman who booked hotel rooms for 70 homeless people in Chicago during the polar vortex says she impulsively rented rooms on her credit card before crowdfunding on Facebook

Candice Payne purchased hotel rooms on Wednesday for a group of 70 homeless people stranded in Chicago without heat. She said she impulsively charged 20 rooms to her credit card after hearing that the fire department had confiscated the propane tanks the group was using to stay warm. She then […]
The woman who booked hotel rooms for 70 homeless people in Chicago during the polar vortex says she impulsively rented rooms on her credit card before crowdfunding on Facebook
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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