New Haven, Conn. (WTNH)CT Style Host Natasha Lubczenko recently spoke with Dr. Justin Cahill,  Interim Chair, Emergency Department at Bridgeport Hospital about common winter-related health problems to watch out for.

In this segment, Dr. Cahill answers the following questions:

  • What are the most common winter-related health problems you see each year?
  • Do all of these problems need to be treated at an Emergency Department – or are there other options?
  • What can people do to better protect themselves from weather-related injuries or infections?
  • What is the incidence of heart attacks and strokes during the winter, compared with the rest of the year?
  • What about slip and falls?

To learn more, visit www.bridgeport