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ALTITUDE SICKNESS: HOW TO PREVENT, RECOGNISE AND TREAT IT

Written by  Tara Scarfe Trekking, climbing or skiing at altitude? Travel health nurse Tara Scarfe has advice on how to prevent, recognise and treat altitude sickness. Altitude sickness is an issue faced by many adventurous travellers and it’s not just those climbing mountains like Kilimanjaro (5,895m) or Island Peak (6,189m), as you might expect. Altitude sickness, also known as Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), can be

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5 TOP TIPS FOR PACKING AN EXPEDITION PACK

Written by  Rosie Fuller If you’re planning a multi-day hike carrying all your kit, you’ll need a rucksack that is big enough to pack it all into, tough enough to endure the inevitable abuse that comes with outdoor use, and comfortable enough to walk with all day. Here are five top tips to think about when packing for your next expedition. 1. CENTRE OF GRAVITY

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