What Happens To Your Body When You Get Hypothermia?

Normal body temperature is around 98.6°F (37°C). Hypothermia happens if your temperature drops to 96°F (35.5°C) or below. Hypothermia often happens gradually, but it can happen within minutes, such as if someone falls through the ice into cold water. Then your body starts to lose heat faster than it can produce it.Read Here…

Hypothermia

Hypothermia

What are the signs and symptoms of hypothermia?

Symptoms of Moderate To Severe Hypothermia Include:

      • Shivering, but importantly, as hypothermia worsens, shivering stops.
      • Worsening coordination difficulties.
      • Slurred speech.
      • Significant confusion.
      • Drowsiness.
      • Apathy or lack of concern.
      • Weak pulse.
      • Shallow, slow breathing.
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