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Delirium

His car stuck in a snow drift,
he decides to leave it and
find help. He pulls his hat down
over his ears and begins to walk. 34 more words

Poetry

ICE: A Clear and Present Danger

WILDER SIDE OF OAKLAND COUNTY

The glaciers that shaped Oakland County have gifted us with beautiful lakes that support winter recreational activities of every imaginable focus. 787 more words

2015

Preliminary autopsy shows Noah Chamberlin died of hypothermia, no signs of foul play

JACKSON, Tenn. — Noah Chamberlin died of hypothermia, according to the results of a preliminary autopsy released by District Attorney General Jerry Woodall of the 26th judicial district of Tennessee. 153 more words

News

A senior’s frail health – (Posted late on 01/25 from 01/23)

As we are all aware, while people may be living longer lives, it does not always mean that their health is good and that that life is necessarily a better life. 188 more words

Elderly Care

At least 18 killed in snowstorm-related deaths

At least 18 people have been killed as a snowstorm pounds the eastern part of the U.S. Some details of the deaths:

KENTUCKY

A man died in southeastern Kentucky when his car collided with a salt truck Thursday, state police said. 648 more words

News

Symptoms of Cold in Pets

Today, Weather.com states. “Snow Emergency: two feet + and counting; cities shut down. Not good for wild animals – or the homeless…. and if there are power outages, it is difficult for most everyone to stay warm. 86 more words

Pets

More on metabolism and the cold

So, yesterday, I reported that senior citizens are cold because their metabolism decreases. This means that our bodies lose the ability to generate their own heat. 194 more words

Elderly Care