Health and Safety Abroad: Altitude Sickness

No amount of exercise can reduce the likelihood of becoming ill above 5,000 feet. Dr. Frank Gillingham, medical director for HTH Worldwide, addresses symptoms of altitude sickness and suggests ways to avoid it and to treat it if necessary. The material in this video is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. None of the information in this video should be used for medical diagnosis or treatment. Always consult your healthcare provider if you have any questions regarding a medical condition or treatment plan. You assume full responsibility for how you choose to use this information.