Brrr, it is cold out there! Winter sports or working outdoors could put you at risk for frostbite and hypothermia.
Frostbite is the most common injury resulting from exposure to severe cold, and it usually occurs on fingers, toes, nose, ears, cheeks and chin. Deep frostbite is most serious and can result in amputation. Hypothermia occurs when the body's temperature drops below 95 degrees and can result in death.
Before venturing outside for work or play, be sure to:
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