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Hypothermia and its dangers in older adults

By: Dr. Victor Marchione | Monday, January 02, 2017 - 06:30 AM
Hypothermia and its dangers in older adults

Hypothermia is a wintertime health risk that older adults should be mindful of. Hypothermia occurs when the body’s internal temperature drops abnormally low. Normal body temperature is 98.6 °F (37 °C) and hypothermia is classified when the body temperature is… Read More