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Warming cold swimmers (not hypothermia)

Warming cold swimmers (not hypothermia)
As an experienced Adventure Racer – Dan has looked after himself in a variety of states of (dis)repair. As a WEMSI Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician, and former Mountain Rescue team member – he has also looked after others in a variety of states of disrepair too. Indeed, once or twice he has had hypothermia. Generally, a newbie swimmer's biggest concern is the cold, and getting people warm again – I often hear about people worrying about hypothermia. One of my pet peeves is the use of “space blankets” – those foil blankets you see at the end of marathons. These are designed t...
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