Jacobi Medical Center sees influx of hypothermia, frostbite patients

Doctors say that everyone should wear plenty of

Doctors say that everyone should wear plenty of clothing, including hats and gloves. (January 28, 2014 12:34 PM)

The frigid temperatures can be dangerous, and doctors in the Bronx say they’re seeing more patients with cold-related ailments.

The intensive care burn unit at Jacobi Medical Center is filled with people, but they aren't suffering from a typical burn. Instead they’re dealing with hypothermia and frostbite, two conditions caused by the freezing weather.

Medical experts say that the...

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