Hypothermia is a type of cold injury that occurs when the body loses heat faster than it can produce heat. This results to a dangerously low body temperature of 35°C (95°F). The normal body temperature is 37°C (98.6°F). Hypothermia occurs gradually and as a result, one may not realize the effects of hypothermia in their […]
Hypothermia typically involves mild chills as well as shivering, but can also lead to coma or death in severe cases. This condition is characterized by a core body temperature lower than 95 F. The condition is likely to occur if you are exposed to cold temperatures for an extended period especially during the cold season.