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All About Acute Mountain Sickness -- How to Avoid High Altitude ...
Most climbers get acute mountain sickness (AMS) when they come from a low elevation to a high altitude. Learn what acute mountain sickness is; what it's ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/staysafeclimbing/a/All-About-Acute-Mountain-Sickness.htm
Ginkgo Biloba Helps Prevent Altitude Sickness - Climbing - About.com
Aug 25, 2010 ... I wrote about acute mountain sickness (AMS) last week. Here in Colorado, it's a common occurrence, particularly among climbers coming up ...
http://climbing.about.com/b/2010/08/25/ginkgo-biloba-helps-prevent-altitude-sickness.htm
Take Ibuprofen to Avoid Altitude Sickness - Climbing - About.com
Jan 27, 2014 ... Avoid altitude sickness by taking ibuprofen before climbing high.
http://climbing.about.com/b/2014/01/27/take-ibuprofen-to-avoid-altitude-sickness.htm
Altitude Sickness - First Aid - About.com
Mar 7, 2014 ... Altitude illness occurs when unacclimatized people visit destinations above 2000 meters (about 6600 feet). Learn to recognize altitude sickness ...
http://firstaid.about.com/od/travelinjuries/qt/06_AMS.htm
Altitude Sickness in Peru - Soroche Pervention
Learn how to cope with altitude sickness in Peru with our guide to symptoms, preparation and high altitude locations.
http://goperu.about.com/od/healthandsafety/a/Altitude-Sickness-In-Peru.htm
Preventing Altitude Illness and Acute Mountain Sickness
Apr 16, 2014 ... Tips for avoiding high altitude illness and preparing for high altitude travel or vacations.
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/cs/altitude/a/042004.htm
Machu Picchu Altitude - Peru Travel
For many people planning a trip to Machu Picchu, altitude sickness is one of the main concerns. Learn about altitude sickness at the site and in Cusco.
http://goperu.about.com/od/sightsandattractions/qt/Machu-Picchu-Altitude.htm
Altitude Illness - Acute Mountain Sickness
Updated September 04, 2013. Altitude illness or acute mountain sickness (AMS) refers to the various symptoms that often develop when you travel to high ...
http://sportsmedicine.about.com/od/enviromentalissues/a/AltitudeIllness.htm
Altitude Sickness - Southwest US Travel - About.com
Altitude Sickness affects almost one out of three people who travel to high altitude destinations. What's high altitude? Well for some, it might be 5000 feet while ...
http://gosw.about.com/od/informationfortravelers/a/altitudesickness.htm
How to Avoid Altitude Sickness for Skiers - Skiing - About.com
When you're skiing at higher altitude resorts, it's important to be aware of the symptoms of altitude sickness and take precautions to prevent or minimize ...
http://skiing.about.com/od/safetyforskiers/qt/avoidaltitudesickness.htm
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