Cold sore outbreaks are more likely in the winter due to triggers common during the cold season.
For Laura Kottlowski, high-alpine skating over expansive sheets of ice among breathtaking scenery is a more freeing form of the sport that ups the cool factor for her.
Windburn is the term that describes the red irritation of your skin after being outside in the cold, windy weather. It is very common after doing an outdoor activity like skiing or hiking.
If your child is younger than 2 years old, he or she could be vulnerable to a potentially deadly virus disguised as the common cold.
Harsh wintry conditions can wreak havoc on the skin, stripping it of its natural moisture and leaving it feeling parched, tight and sometimes itchy.
Cold, dry weather increases the likelihood of chapped lips. There are several ways to help prevent chapped lips during the winter season.
Heating your home uses more energy and costs more money than any other system in your home. There are numerous hacks for helping you to reduce the costs and save energy this winter.
December through February leave homeowners most in danger of home heating fires, the second leading cause of home fires in the United States.
Although photokeratitis can occur in other ways, such as from a welder’s torch and during a solar eclipse, the condition is common during winter.
When temperatures plummet and frigid conditions ensue, frostbite becomes a serious threat.
Studies show that heart attacks increase in December and January each year.
Hypothermia is one of the main concerns for anyone who spends extended time outside in the cold.
Use of humidifiers in homes can have positive health impacts during the winter but can be dangerous if not maintained properly.
Avid runners can continue to train outdoors in the colder months as long as they keep in mind certain tips for dressing and safety.
When you’re out enjoying time with family and friends this winter, keep in mind that alcohol's effects can make you more vulnerable in extremely low temperatures.
If you are going to Times Square on New Year's Eve, prepare for chilly weather.
During the shortened days of fall and winter, the diminished sunlight hours could be robbing your body of the essential vitamin D, also known as the sunshine vitamin.
Use these tips to protect yourself against the health risks posed by air travel during the holidays.