How to adapt to high altitude changes when traveling is highlighted in this list of what to do and what not to do is to make your change in environment safe and healthy.
You avoid some common dangers and a few that can threaten your life. Helping out other homesteaders is one of the things the homesteading concept is about.
Make sure you like The Homestead Survival and Homestead Survival Facebook, and explore our PINTEREST BOARDS for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget.
Many people have the pleasure of moving to a different location or traveling to a higher altitude. Changes in employment, retirement, or just the usual homesteader’s desire to get closer to nature are frequently the reasons to move.
Changing altitudes produces changes in the body. This can occur even when a person flies in an airplane. The Sherpa people who have lived in the Himalayas for thousands of years have actually evolved to be slightly different from other humans to deal with the rigors of high altitude.
- Shortness of breath during exertion
- Decreased appetite