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Frostbite FAQs

A frostbite FAQs guide. Fine out everything you've ever wanted, or needed, to know about cold weather's most common injury: the oft-feared but entirely preventable frostbite.

Frostbite Symptoms, Treatment, Photos and Other FAQs
Frostbite symptoms, treatment, photos and other FAQs are covered in this exhaustive guide to handling one of the most common cold weather conditions experienced in Montreal as well as other cities and countries which deal with extreme cold spells.

What Is Frostbite?
What is frostbite exactly?

How Long Does It Take To Get Frostbite?
How long does it take to get frostbite? Unless you're homeless or plan on getting stuck atop Mount Everest, it's not as bad as you think.

What Does Frostbite Look Like?
What does frostbite look like? It depends on the severity, or degree, of frostbite present. Find out how to recognize mild frostnip or a deep, third degree frostbite.

Frostbite Risk Broken Down by Temperature
Ever found yourself panicking over how cold it is outside and whether you'll get frostbitten? Then you're going to love this piece on frostbite risk broken down by temperature. It details exactly what to do depending on the temperature outside.

How to Prevent Frostbite
How do you prevent frostbite? Follow these tips to avoid any tissue injury.

What Are the Symptoms of Frostbite?
What are the symptoms of frostbite? What should you look out for?

Who Is Most Susceptible to Frostbite?
Find out who is most susceptible to frostbite and plan your winter outing accordingly.

Who Gets Frostbite the Most?
Who gets frostbite the most? You might be surprised.

How Common is Frostbite?
How common is frostbite?

Frostbite Treatment
Frostbite treatment measures should be taken by a medical professional. But what do you do in the meantime, before getting to the hospital?

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