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Kids Health: Cold, Ice, and Snow Safety

Kids Health: Cold, Ice, and Snow Safety


Playing in the snow is fun, but it can also be dangerous. KidsHealth helps you learn about the importance of dressing for the weather to protect your body and health. This page also includes information about the dangers associated with cold-weather activities (ice-skating, sledding, skiing, snowmobiling). Read how to stay healthy and free of colds and flu during the winter months, plus "what to do in an emergency."

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Amanda Barton