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.
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.
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!
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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.