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Polish Boy May Have Set Hypothermia Record

A 2-year-old Polish boy was found face down and unconscious Sunday in sub-freezing temperatures, and was placed into a medically-induced coma to bring his core temperature back to normal. The toddler was under the care of his grandmother in the …

Polar Vortex: Harbinger of Coldness
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With a polar vortex gripping the northern and central regions of the country, the National Weather Service warns that “life-threatening wind chill” is something to be taken seriously, as parts of the U.S. brace for temperature lows not seen in …