Some hints to stay safe, warm in winter
Judy Mellott, health service provider for Senior Citizens of Marion County, has several tips for staying safe in cold weather.
- Dress in layers.
- Keep the furnace running; space heaters are dangerous.
- Prevent broken hips by staying inside after dark, and carry a whistle.
- Be prepared for winter storms with enough food, water, and medications.
Last modified Jan. 15, 2020