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Blood Pressure and Cold Weather – Need to Know

Blood Pressure and Cold Weather – Need to Know

The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology recently updated their high blood pressure guidelines, resulting in 103 million adults falling into the category. This was an increase of over 30 million people from the old guidelines. Since cold temperatures can cause blood pressure spikes, it’s important to …

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What to Do in the Event You are Frostbitten

What to Do in the Event You are Frostbitten

Frostbite occurs as a natural response to extremely cold temperatures and is meant to actually protect your inner organs from damage by cutting off circulation to the extremities of your body. These extremities include your hands, feet, toes, fingers, nose and ears. If you notice, these are all parts of …

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