No Refugee Child Should Have To Sleep In The Snow

Chelsea MacLachlan | Posted 02.03.2017 | Canada Impact
Chelsea MacLachlan

The cold truth is this: Europe's winter weather has set in quicker than its leaders were able to make decisions on how to protect these people. For many migrants and refugees, the shores of the Mediterranean aren't just arrival points. They have actually become semi-permanent homes.

Frostbite Forces Amputation Of Nunavut Chef's Hands

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.29.2016 | Canada

Warning: graphic image.

Manitoba Mom Who Crawled Up Snowbank To Save Daughter Has Lost Feet To Frostbite

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 02.04.2016 | Canada Parents

Last month, Kristen Hiebert and her four-year-old daughter were driving home when their car slid off a rural highway and into a ditch.

Three Stages Of Frostbite And How To Avoid It

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 01.13.2016 | Canada Living

Don't be embarrassed to double up on hats, scarves and gloves!

Australian Gets Drunk In Saskatchewan, Ends Up With BRUTAL Frostbite (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.19.2015 | Canada Alberta

This isn't the kind of souvenir you want to bring home from your trip to Canada. A self-proclaimed "f**king stupid" Australian tourist fell asleep ...

How To Treat Frostbite

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 11.26.2014 | Canada Living

Now that temperatures have dipped below zero in many parts of Canada, we probably don't need any more reminders to bundle up. A lot of tasks, howe...

Do I Have Frostbite? Signs And Symptoms

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2014 | Canada Living

Frostbite usually affects more exposed areas of the body, such as the fingers, toes, nose, ears, cheeks and chin. Here are some signs and symptoms tha...

What You Need To Know About Frostbite

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - It seemed to Karl Zebarth like a good idea at the time: he had just left a friend's New Year's Eve party and decided to dash through the par...

The Healthy Benefits to Cold Weather

Jason Tetro | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg Most of Canada and parts of the United States has been gripped in a cold snap that has seen temperatures dip below -40ºC in some places. While we may have little enjoyment from this forecast, in terms of germs and pests, this may actually be good news.

Iqaluit Woman Nearly Freezes To Death

CBC | Posted 03.29.2012 | Canada

A 59-year-old woman was found nearly frozen to death in Iqaluit early Wednesday morning. RCMP say they found her semi-conscious in a parki...