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Give frostbite the cold shoulder Temperatures and wind chills are expected to dip well below 0 degrees next week. That’s cold enough to give yourself the gift of frostbite in ten minutes or less. Even if there isn’t a wind chill warning, exposing your skin to winter elements for a longer period of time can […]
Prepare yourself for this Wisconsin weather with the right type of clothing to maximize your warmth
No chill: Drinking and dressing smarter in the Wisconsin winter The 2016 death of a young woman in Milwaukee who walked out into the freezing Wisconsin weather after a night of drinking underscores the dangers of alcohol consumption in winter. Alcohol consumption sometimes plays a role in hypothermia-related deaths like this. The Internet is rife […]
How Badgers beat the winter bluesIt’s that time of year when we at UW-Madison begin to wonder, will the spring ever show its warm face again? A lot of Badgers have slowly crept into a state of hibernation, characterized by more sleeping, more eating, less happy, and inevitably less healthy.The winter’s dwindling daytime can also […]