Why would a person feel numbness in fingers and toes for up to 24 hours after exposure to very cold climate. (17years old, very athletic)
please note: 24 miserable hours
A person may feel numbness in the fingers or toes because of the reduction in blood circulation in order to keep warm blood pumping to vital organs. The skin may change color to appear in blue, white or purple.
Well the early stages of frost bite
Pretty sure that's frost bite