Tag: temperatures

Cold Showers Lead to Fewer Sick Days

(Source: hbr.org) Buijze: This is the first high-level evidence showing that cold showers can benefit your health. People who took them for at least 30 seconds for one month called in sick 29% less than our control group—and 54% less if they also engaged in regular physical exercise. […]

Icy Europe, balmy North Pole: the world upside down

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com) Temperatures at the earth’s surface on February 25 at 1200 GMT Not for the first time in recent years, Europe has descended into a deep freeze while the Arctic experiences record high temperatures, leaving scientists to ponder the role global warming may play in turning winter […]