Frostbite can develop sooner than you may think. All it takes is 10 minutes in -10 F. And it takes even less time to develop the early stage of frostbite, called frostnip.
Do you have a winter emergency kit in your car? Here’s what our experts recommend you stash — just in case!
Your child should never leave the house without a hat in bitterly cold weather. Children, especially younger children, can lose a third of their body heat through their heads when they’re outside, so make sure they are properly dressed.
Winter can bring lots of family fun — whether this involves sledding and romping around in the snow or just hanging around together at home. Here are a few ideas for parents to keep their kids warm, healthy and safe during winter.
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Though rare, you can actually be allergic to the cold. Symptoms include an itchy rash, redness, swelling and hives that usually last less than 24 hours.