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Cold weather brings health concerns

WAUSAU (WAOW) - Doctors say they're prepared for what this cold weather may bring.

Emergency room leaders at Aspirus Hospital in Wausau say just one patient came in with a weather related injury Monday.

They say that's good considering the temperature outside.

Doctors say the elderly and young children are most vulnerable to this weather.

The big dangers are hypothermia and frostbite.

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