WHAT IS ACUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS AMS? 

By |July 17th, 2021|Bolivia, Health, La Paz, Mountain, prevention, Prevention, Safety, Salar de Uyuni|

Acute mountain sickness or altitude sickness is a disease caused by physiological reactions of the human body resulting from exposure to low oxygen pressure. SO WHAT HAPPENS WITH THE OXYGEN IN ALTITUDE? The surrounding air in the atmosphere is composed of only 21% oxygen at sea level with an atmospheric pressure of 760 mmHg, while [...]