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What is hypothermia?

Hypothermia occurs when the body's core temperature, which is normally around 37 degrees Celsius, drops below 35 degrees Celsius. Symptoms of hypothermia include cold, pale skin, shivering, rapid breathing, an urge to urinate, confusion, drowsiness and unconsciousness.

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Author: Karen McCloskey BHSc
First answered: 17 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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