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Altitude sickness occurs in people who travel to high altitudes (2,500 metres or higher) where there is less oxygen in the air. A lack of oxygen can cause a variety of symptoms, including headaches, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, and dizziness.
Travelling off the beaten track? See your pharmacist before you go!
When planning a trip to a more “exotic” location, it’s important to take extra precautions to ensure you remain healthy throughout your trip. That way, you can enjoy every moment of your vacation and focus on creating happy memories!
High-altitude travel: Altitude sickness
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