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

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!

Can Being Fit Reduce The Chances Of Getting AMS?

This week’s podcast tries to answer an important question about Acute Mountain Sickness. Can being fit reduce the chances of getting AMS? Give it a listen.

What is Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)?

Every high-altitude trekker needs to be aware of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS). Arjun Majumdar, who has witnessed hundreds of cases of AMS amongst trekkers resolves all doubts about it.

How lack of oxygen affects you on treks

Reduction in oxygen level at high altitude sometimes leads to a problem known as Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS). Here’s a quick glance at the symptoms of AMS, how it is caused and what can be done about it.