How To Treat Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE), High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)

How to recognise symptoms and treat altitude sickness, Acute Mountain Sickness, High Altitude Pulmonary Edema & High Altitude Cerebral Edema

How To Prevent Altitude Sickness (AMS), HAPE and HACE

In this article, we learn how to prevent Acute Mountain Sickness with medication like Diamox (Acetazolamide) and without Diamox. You’ll also find the correct dosage for a preventive course of Diamox in here.

What is Acute Mountain Sickness? Understanding AMS, HAPE and HACE

In this article, we speak about Altitude Sickness and its 3 main forms – AMS, HAPE & HACE. A quick introduction followed by detailed symptoms for each of them. Proper knowledge of Altitude Sickness can make all the difference and help you save a life!

7 Rules to Help keep Acute Mountain Sickness at Bay

Dr. Rituraj Kumar, an avid trekker lists out 7 rules that he has used over the past 30 years to help keep Acute Mountain Sickness away for a successful trek. Read it here.

3 Life Saving Drugs You MUST Have To Tackle Altitude Sickness – AMS, HAPE and HACE

Uses, dosage and explanation of High Altitude Life Saving Drugs — Diamox (Acetazolamide), Nifedipine and Dexamethasone

Why “Altitude Sickness” Is Killing The Spirit Of Exploration

We’re discussing a very different kind of altitude sickness in this post. It is not health-related in any way. So dive in, read about it and share your thoughts with us!

Can You Get AMS While Descending From High Altitude?

In this episode of Trek Talks with Vishnu Benne, Vishnu decodes the truth behind getting AMS after descending from a high point. Give it a listen.

How Indiahikes Dealt With My Acute Mountain Sickness

Aditya Karanam was hit by Acute Mountain Sickness on his Roopkund trek in 2016. He puts down how the incident played out and how he was rescued in time.

Can you get Acute Mountain Sickness on an Easy Trek? Here’s a Real Life Case Study

As a trekking organisation, we find that knowledge about altitude sickness is scarce. Through these case studies, we intend to spread knowledge and make trekkers more responsible. Here’s the first high altitude case study. Take a look.

How I Dealt With Acute Mountain Sickness On My 28th Trek

It is a myth that AMS doesn’t affect a seasoned trekkers. Here’s an account that shatters such misconceptions about AMS.

How Diamox Deals With Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)

Arjun Majumdar writes on the uses of Diamox to assist acclimatization and prevent high altitude sickness.