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Cold Weather Injuries in US Military Personnel 2008-2013

Research Paper Title

Cold Weather Injuries, Active and Reserve Components, U.S. Armed Forces, July 2008-June 2013.


From July 2012 through June 2013, the number of active and reserve component service members treated for cold injuries (n=479) was the lowest of the last five cold seasons (2008-2013). 104 more words

Military Fitness

Hypothermia 101

Hypothermia is a lowering of the body temperature caused by exposure to the cold. It is aggravated by moisture and wind. Hypothermia occurs when the body is unable to produce heat as quickly as it is being lost. 258 more words

Severe Weather

The Silent Places Turns Plain Facts into Strong Emotion.

The child uttered a sharp cry of fright.

“Pretty enough to kiss!” cried Dick

“Listen, Little Sister,” said he. “Now I go on a long journey” … 317 more words


Are Your Beauty Treatments Dangerous?

Ladies, your quest to be beautiful could cause everything from permanent bald spots to hypothermia! People will go to extreme lengths to look good – even if the procedures sound sketchy. 372 more words



Hypothermia can be a very real threat in winter conditions whilst up in the mountains, so knowing what to look for, and what to do when you see the the signs, could save your, or someone else’s life! 323 more words


Police: Boater Made It To Land; May Have Hypothermia

CLINTON, Conn. (AP) _ Police are searching for a boater who arrived in Clinton and may have hypothermia.

Clinton police and the Coast Guard said two people on a seven-foot raft left the Long Island town of Greenport at about 5 p.m. 88 more words


I'm Flying Away

The next morning, I wake up and he’s back. It’s great but the cold breeze and the empty stomach are still in my head. We continue on our journey up the mountain, struggling and exhausted, but at times admiring the view and the nature. 134 more words