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Update: Aug. 20th, 2012


For most people, Tibet is a lifetime destination. Therefore, what should we concern for Tibet tour? What can Tibet travel service do for you? How to go to Tibet?

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What the high altitude sickness is. What the signs and symptoms of High Altitude Sickness are.

High altitude sickness refers a series of changes of our body when we arrive in Lhasa Tibet, as the different air pressure, fewer oxygen and dry air, and high altitude. High altitude sickness sometimes also calls acute mountain sickness.

The signs and symptoms of high altitude sickness are bad headache, very exhausted, nausea and vomiting, dizziness, abnormal pant/breath and heartbeat, loss of appetite, and insomnia. The severe acute mountain sickness will include the symptoms of high altitude pulmonary edema and high altitude cerebral edema. Severe acute mountain sickness is life-threatening.

How to avoid and prevent high altitude sickness

Nobody knows who will suffer high altitude sickness or who will not. The best way to avoid and relieve high altitude sickness is keeping good mood, as many symptoms are caused by mental reaction.

Some other suggestions are: don't walk quickly, don't drink or eat too much to increase the burden of digestive organs; don't smoke or drink alcohol; don't have bathe often to avoid cold and consumption of physical. And Tibet travel service kindly suggest you to eat more vegetables, fruits and the things with rich vitamin; drink proper quantity of water; and pay attention to keeping warm.

What can you do if you suffer high altitude sickness when arrival in Tibet hotels

In general, there are some oxygen offering in some Tibet hotels and hospitals. The slight high altitude sickness could be recovered by yourself after a break. The severe acute mountain sickness patients should be sent to the hospital immediately and leave Tibet as soon as possible.

Why cold patients can not go to Tibet. What should you do if you get a cold in Tibet.

The physical immunocompetence and residence ability have been destroyed by cold, patients are easily to get the severe acute mountain sickness such as high altitude pulmonary edema and high altitude cerebral edema. They are both life-threatening.

If you get a cold in Tibet, you need to take some medicines. Tibet travel service will tell you that it is okay because your body has acclimatize the high altitude environment.

What is the requirement of your body to enter Tibet? Is physical examination necessary? What kind of people are dangerous if enter to Tibet?

People who have the serious heart disease and respiratory system disease as well as other serious disease are kindly suggested no enter to Tibet by Tibet travel service.

Is it convenient to have a bath in Tibet

It is easy to have a bath in hotels in Lhasa, Shigatse, Zham town, Gyantse, Nyingchi and Naqu. But Tibet travel service kindly suggest you not to take showers a lot, as it will waste your power and make you easy to get a cold.

Is it easier to appear high altitude sickness by air than train?

Yes it is, especially when you firstly walk out from the plane. But it takes fewer time which means you could be sent to hospital very soon if you suffer high altitude sickness in the plane.

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