Here are some tips for you to prepare yourself for a hike up Mount Kinabalu.Remember: Failing to plan, is planning to fail.
Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)
Acute Mountain Sickness or AMS is the effect on humans caused by exposure to low oxygen pressure at high altitudes. AMS is incredibly dangerous because it reduces a person’s brain function to that of a 6-year-old, and prolonged exposure to high altitudes can lead to death.
Below is a list of common symptoms of AMS and some treatments that can be exercised.
** The list below are general guidelines provided by various sources. Some AMS cases do not produce similar symptoms. We strongly advise you to consult a medical expert before attempting high altitude sports
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