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Hypothermia and the Elderly

2018-01-26T16:35:44+00:00

The cold hard facts about hypothermia is that our aging parents face this danger every winter. by Diane Berardi, Gerontologist  Older adults are especially vulnerable to hypothermia because their body's response to cold can be diminished by underlying medical conditions such as diabetes, some medicines including over-the-counter cold remedies, and aging itself. As [...]

Hypothermia and the Elderly 2018-01-26T16:35:44+00:00