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10 Ways to Avoid Altitude Sickness in Cusco and Machu Picchu

Worried about altitude sickness in Cusco and Machu Picchu? Read how I avoided getting sick while traveling to Peru. Save for later, then click through to read my insider tips!

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Ibuprofen Can Prevent Altitude Sickness

A new study suggests that popping a few Advil before a high-altitude climb can prevent symptoms like headache, nausea and fatigue. Read more: http://healthland.time.com/2012/03/20/ibuprofen-can-prevent-altitude-sickness/#ixzz1pibHKBNX

Infographic on Altitude Sickness - While trekking people have to be aware of altitude sickness. This altitude sickness infographic helps you to learn about its types, symptoms & treatments.

Infographic on Altitude Sickness - While trekking people have to be aware of altitude sickness. This altitude sickness infographic helps you to learn about its types, symptoms & treatments.

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How to Avoid Altitude Sickness when Traveling in the Mountains

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10 tips for avoiding altitude sickness while vacationing

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How Altitude Sickness Works

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Altitude sickness is quite similar to hangover or sea sickness: You’re nauseous, your head aches and it can feel difficult to breathe. Here are my tried and proved tips on how to treat altitude sickness.

Visiting somewhere that's at a higher elevation than you're used to? Check out these tips to avoid Altitude Sickness!

Visiting somewhere that's at a higher elevation than you're used to? Check out these tips to avoid Altitude Sickness!

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