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What To Do In The Case Of Extreme Hypothermia

Many people die after exposure to hypothermia, even in the winter, and the reason is usually an inability to recognize the problem until it’s too late. A cold body can cause many problems.

In the past, hypothermia was treated with intravenous injections of fluids and cooling with a fan or air circulation, but the results are variable, depending on how severe hypothermia or hypoglycemia is. Often these people do not even need medications for dehydration, because their bodies can’t tolerate large amounts of fluids. There are also several serious complications associated with hypothermia, that can lead to brain damage.

In other words, there are a lot of negative side effects of getting a little bit drunk in the woods. So how do you do a more aggressive and accurate assessment of hypothermia? Here are several techniques to help you make sure your patient’s body temperature is not dangerously low.

Preventable Hypothermia

Many factors can increase the need for immediate medical attention. These are: 1. Poor decision making by the victim, 2. Unconsciousness, and 3. Inability to communicate with the rescuers

You’ll want to first treat unconsciousness. It can be difficult to revive an animal, especially when it’s cold, so make sure you get someone who doesn’t care how many beers they have, to get the victim in an ambulance or a local hospital. If the victim has lost consciousness due to lack of oxygen due to hypothermia, there are treatment options and a better chance of success if performed immediately.

In addition to medical treatment, prevention is key! Remember that there are several risks to getting a little bit drunk, in the woods.

Avoid getting into situations where you risk getting into hypothermia. Make sure it is well after dark, do not stay drinking all night in a shady spot in a parking lot or a back-country area, and use ice or snow to cool down.

You are most likely to have hypothermia after a few hours of being out, especially on cold nights. Don’t be an idiot and eat all night in the woods, and if you have a buddy, have them help carry you off the trail. In the long run, you will be more likely to make it without having to deal with hypothermia problems.

The worst case scenario is a victim who has lost consciousness due to dehydration and/or exposure from a cold wind. If the wind has gotten gusty, you will be more likely to get into hypothermia, because you will lose your ability to regulate your body temperature. A cold wind means you will be more likely to lose more blood, which is why these wind chill temperatures must only be recorded for 3 hours, starting after 10pm on nights over 40 degrees.

Hypothermia is a serious condition, so you should avoid being too drunk for comfort, which includes drinking any alcohol during the middle of the night. You should be well rested and warmed up before getting into the forest.

How to get drunk safely in the woods:

First, decide on how long your outing will last, then determine if you want to camp or go to a location with better weather. You’re going to need some alcohol to survive in the woods, and your group probably will not have the stamina to spend the night in a tent at 3am.

If you’re going to camp, remember to bring at least a light source so you’ll see in the dark. If you get to where you’re going late, you may try to start the trip with a light source and go back to your car to charge it. You should always bring a good survival first aid kit with you, and remember to keep it stored in a dry place whenever you head out.

The goal of drinking for survival is drinking cold . When you drink cold, your body is trying to keep its internal temperature down. The colder the liquid, the easier that task is. Drinking cold alcohol is a great way to kill the thirst, because it keeps you full for about 2-3 hours longer than regular cold drinks.