Brief description of altitude sickness

Altitude sickness—also known as acute mountain sickness (AMS- refer to AMS medical abbreviation), altitude illness, hypobaropathy, or soroche—is a pathologicaleffect of high altitude on humans, caused by acute exposure to low partial pressure of oxygen at high altitude. It commonly occurs above 2,400 metres (8,000 feet). [1] [2] It presents as a collection of nonspecific symptoms, acquired at high altitude or in low air pressure, resembling a case of “flu, […]


Prevent Foot Blisters Caused By New Shoes

Blisters on feet caused by brand new shoes can easily be avoided if you take proper care while choosing your next pair of shoes. Foot problems can certainly be avoided if the shoes’ insoles and the inside of the topper are lined with soft, skin-friendly material. Women often overlook comfort for style when choosing shoes […]

Quick and Easy Cures for Ingrown Pubic Hair

Ingrown pubic hairs can be a real pain! Thankfully, it is not difficult to solve the problem quickly once you know how. The following advice notes will explain. Let’s first get some background to this problem. The proper name for ingrown hair is Pseudofolliculitis Barbae (PFB). They can also be referred to as shaving bumps, […]