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Hypothermia – It Is Shocking!

Hypothermia – It Is Shocking!

I do not have a ton of fears, but falling into a body of freezing water is definitely one I do have.  Hypothermia scares me!  I lived on a 240 acre horse boarding stable when I was a little girl.  There were several ponds on the property, and if the winter was cold enough, all the kids loved to play on the frozen ice.

Bonnie sliding head first into icy water! YES! That was very scary!  

I tried a few times and the second I heard the creepy cracking sound, I was done!  Off to build snow forts I went.

Because I hold a certification in wilderness medicine,  Continue reading Hypothermia – It Is Shocking!

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