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.
I tried a few times and the second I heard the creepy cracking sound, I was done! Off to build snow forts I went.
Some of you may know that I had the fortune/misfortune of being a nurse on cruise ships! Good and bad; what an adventure every single day was there. At every port, folks piled off the ships and headed out to do all sorts of adventures; some of which they really should not have been doing. But that is living life, right? No judgement here.
C-Spine Precautions – It is a big fear, even if only in the very back of our minds, for adventurers, to have a big fall or injury that makes it necessary to take what the medical profession calls C-Spine precautions. For those that do not know exactly what that is, let me give you a better understanding of this important topic. Continue reading C-Spine Precautions – How To Stabilize A Neck→