By David Mittleman

Stay Safe During Winter Storms

As the temperature dipped below -9 degrees, and with several inches of snow in the forecast, it is incredibly important to heed safety advice. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control offers several emergency preparedness tips to stay safe during these harsh winter days:

  1. Relax and take it easy: cold weather puts strain on the heart, which can lead to heart attacks. If you have to go outside into the cold to shovel or do other tasks, make sure to wear plenty of layers and take it easy. Go slow and don’t rush …read more