Cold air may help you lose weight by making your body burn calories to keep warm
In fact, being able to control the ambient temperature ... “What would it mean if we let our bodies work again to control body temperature?” The human body withstands the cold by shivering, which produces heat; this provides one explanation for why ...
10 Fascinating Facts About Body Temperature
Is your body temperature 98.6 degrees and falling? If so, it can reveal a lot about your health. (In fact, it's one of four vital signs doctors watch for, the other three being blood pressure, pulse rate, and respiration rate.) As you ... too hot or too ...
Research raises question: Would you want to be frozen, awakened far in the future?
There’s a thin line between being frozen ... because the cold slows down or halts the heartbeat and other body processes, allowing more time for surgery. (Outside the operating room, humans typically die when their internal temperature drops below ...
Paul Sassone: Stop complaining about perfect summer, weatherpersons
To them a daytime temperature ... you watched and believed TV’s weather editorials. More heat. More heat. That is what they advocate. But we all know that too much heat is not only uncomfortable but dangerous. Each year more than 20 Cook County residents ...
Speaking of Health: Staying safe in scorching temperatures
Put cold water on your skin during your break too ... measures will help you avoid sunburn, which inhibits your body’s ability to cool itself. • Don’t leave anyone in a hot car. Each year, multiple children die after being left in hot cars.