Travel Medicine for Trekkers and Climbers in the Himalayan Region


Just getting to base camp healthy is half the battle. Unfortunately, every year a number of climbers or trekkers will have to abort their plans due to illness. Whereas gastroenteritis or bronchitis might not be considered such a major illness at sea level, it can be devastating at altitude. This article will focus on preparation and preventive measures which can be taken to help insure you will arrive at base camp healthy and ready to tackle the climb.

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