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Hypothermia

Hypothermia develops if the body loses more heat rapidly than what is being produced. Individuals who have been out in the cold, staying in a cold room or becomes wet and cold can end up with the condition. The symptoms usually develop in a gradual manner. Once the body temperature drops, it is difficult to […]

Close look on hypothermia

Hypothermia develops once an individual has been exposed to cold temperatures for extended periods of time. It is important to note that the body temperature is regulated in the brain, specifically the hypothalamus which is responsible for recognizing changes in the body temperature and responding properly. Once the environment becomes colder, the body starts to […]

First Aid treatment for Hypothermia

This blog on first aid treatment for Hypothermia is for information purposes only. If you want to learn to recognize and treat hypothermia, take a standard or childcare first aid class (click here to register) through a credible provider such as Vancouver First Aid. Definition of Hypothermia Hypothermia is a condition that happens when a victims […]