Home > General Medicine > Winter Weather Get the Flash Player to see this player. Rate: (Click the stars to rate) Published on Jan 13, 2008 by JHolley, Views: 5410 Dr. Joe Holley, an emergency medicine doctor , discusses issues related to severe winter weather, including hypothermia. Injuries are much more common in the winter, so you have to protect yourself. You must also be aware of the cold, and prepare with the right clothing. Hypothermia is most common in the young and in the very old.