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anything to take prior to going to high altitude to reduce the symptoms of altitude change?
There are three answers to your question:
Hope this helps. The travel stress experience often is a major culprit setting the stage for altitude sickness, as is the tendency for to have a few extra drinks on vacation. Both of these elements contribute to vulnerability. Option 1 — usually improves metabolism enough to prevent issues.
I have recently undergone bypass surgery and had a reduced pulmonary function of 64% I live at 7700ft in Colorado and I am having altitude sickness symptoms. My question is there a cumulative effect on my tissues and is this reversable without permanent damage if I move to a lower altitude.
Yes there is a cumulative effect. Ardenne documented a group of elderly who used OMT protocols. Within a about 2 weeks their oxygen transport performance at levels of about 23 years old. He tested them a year later and they still retained a significant benefit. We routinely see durable and cumulative progress with repetitive training.
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