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Health Tip: Recognize Warning Signs of Hypothermia

-- Hypothermia -- abnormally low body temperature -- is an ever-present danger during winter. It occurs when the body loses heat faster than it can be produced.

The U.S. National Weather Service says warning signs of the dangerous condition include:

  • Confusion.
  • Shivering.
  • Difficulty speaking.
  • Fatigue.
  • Stiff muscles.

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Posted: December 2017

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