Understanding Frostbite

Frostbite is an injury produced by freezing of the skin and underlying tissues. First, your skin becomes frozen and red, then numb, hear and pale. Frosbite is most common in the fingers, nose, ears, toes, cheeks and chin, Bared skin in cold, windy weather is most defenseless to frostbite. However, frostbite can occur on skin covered by gloves or other clothing.` From sip, the first stage frostbite does not cause lasting…

April 11, 2017