high altitude sickness


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high altitude sickness

n. enfermedad de la altura, trastorno por altura excesiva manifestado en dificultades respiratorias por imposibilidad de adaptarse a la disminución de la presión del oxígeno.
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Dariusez himself had been rescued on helicopters few days ago following high altitude sickness and now needed to be dropped at K2 Base Camp anyway.
The CEO has advised the Yatris to drink a good amount of water to combat dehydration and headaches-about 5 litres of fluid per day, and follow the given food menu, available at the Boards website to avoid high altitude sickness, as the pilgrimage to the Holy Cave involves trekking at altitudes as high as 14000 feet.
Practice of Yoga by soldiers in such an environment helps them to combat various diseases such as high altitude sickness, hypoxia, pulmonary odema and the psychological stresses of isolation and fatigue.
dollars in military expenditure for India and claimed scores of lives, more due to frostbite and high altitude sickness than combat action.
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