"Over the past weekend, we've seen probably hundreds of patients in our treat and release and our acute care department," said Williams.
Everything from big bruises, to bonked heads, and broken bones, Williams said that many elderly folks had an especially rough time.
"Certainly the ice doesn't make it easier for them and they'll fall and they'll break their hip typically."
However, Williams said, alcohol and horseplay brought in quite a few college students as well.
"The ice and alcohol don't mix."
If you find yourself falling down, Williams’ advice is to avoid bracing yourself with your arm or wrist due to a high risk of breaking it.