“Cold feet” at an important milestone in life is quite common. Cold feet in a survival situation can be deadly. As the mercury dips below freezing, an exposed body can initiate natural defenses to attempt to keep you alive. The body will shift blood flow towards the core, leaving extremities to fend for themselves. This leaves hands and feet vulnerable to frostbite or worse.
If it is a possibility that you may find yourself in a situation where you are exposed to frigid winter temperatures, it is best to take of every advantage available to you. Simple tricks can sometimes be the difference between injury and death and comfortable survival. Check out this video for an easy and inexpensive solution to cold feet.