- By Dana Sparks
Frostbite Isn't Only Danger in This Bitter Cold
The frigid temperatures barreling across much of North America this week are creating many serious health conditions. Frostbite is often the first concern that comes to mind when faced with such freezing temperatures. Mayo Clinic emergency medicine specialist, David Nestler, M.D., explains how dangerous frostbite can be and reminds the public there are other health concerns to be aware of in the bitter cold.
Journalists: Sound bites with Dr. Nestler are available in the downloads.