Cloud City Medical

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Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) Explained with Symptoms, Diagnoses, & Treatments


The headache pain may be a dull ache, sharp, throbbing, constant, intermittent, mild, or intense. Headache is defined as pain arising from the head or upper neck of the body.


Nausea is an uneasiness of the stomach that often accompanies the urge to vomit, but doesn’t always lead to vomiting. 


People experiencing dizziness may describe it as any of a number of sensations, such as: A false sense of motion or spinning (vertigo) Lightheadedness or feeling faint. 


Lightheadedness is feeling as if you might faint. Your body may feel heavy while your head feels as if it is not getting enough blood. Another way to describe lightheadedness is as a “reeling sensation.”


Insomnia is a common sleep disorder that can make it hard to fall asleep, hard to stay asleep, or cause you to wake up too early and not be able to get back to sleep. You may still feel tired when you wake up.


Fatigue is a feeling of being tired, weak, or exhausted. It’s the most common side effect of HIGH ALTITUDE SICKNESS.

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If Altitude Becomes Unbearable When Visiting The Leadville Area, Stop By Cloud City Medical for Answers

The Oxygen and Medical Equipment Pros of Cloud City Medical Fully-Understand the Unique Altitude-Related Issues of this Area and Serve as a Proven Resource to Discuss and Recommend CPAP & Oxygen Products and Services

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