Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2003/06/10

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Subject: Re: [Leica] refreshing rain
From: Tina Manley <images@InfoAve.Net>
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2003 16:51:54 -0400

At 02:10 PM 6/10/2003 -0500, you wrote:

>At least she had shoes on.  My youngest would walk out in the snow
>barefooted, shorts and T-Shirt and not understand why she kept getting
>colds etc.  With our 19 year old from Poland this year we had similar
>problems.  Is must be some kind of Youth Disease.

I photographed a health school in Russia where they believed that if you 
ran barefooted in the snow and then came inside and massaged your feet and 
ears, you would not catch cold.  I was there in February and these children 
had been running outside in extremely cold weather:

None of them had colds!


Tina Manley, ASMP

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