– [Narrator] Hypothermia. It’s something you see all too often in movies starring Leonardo DiCaprio. But what is it, exactly? And how does it really happen? Our body is always trying to maintain a balmy temperature of around 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit, or 37 degrees Celsius. Hypothermia occurs when our body… Continue Reading What Hypothermia Does To Your Body And Brain

[Maggie Zahneis] “Hi, I’m Maggie and I’m 14 years old.” [Bob Zahneis] “Hello, I’m Maggie’s dad Bob.” “Hey Maggie, why don’t you tell us about the first visit you made to Children’s.” [Maggie] “My first visit to Children’s was actually the day I was born, which was Christmas Day.” “And… Continue Reading Tell Me a Story: Teen Who Feels No Pain Counts Her Blessings

Hey there and welcome to Life Noggin. Every year, there are over 370,000 drowning deaths worldwide, with children under 5 being the most at risk. And with all the drowning deaths you see in movies and TV, it’s no wonder that people are afraid of dying that way. But what’s… Continue Reading What Really Happens To Your Body When You Drown?