How Long does It Take to Get Frostbite?

When you are in cold weather, it is your body's natural instinct to warm itself up. What happens is the blood located in your extremities takes a detour to your heart and lungs. This leaves your fingers and toes to fend for themselves. It only takes minutes for exposed parts of your body to become frostbitten if the weather is 20 degrees F or colder. You can find more information here: .
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