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Life Flight

CHILE | Monday, 8 Mar 2010 | Views [1954]

While on a hiking expedition trip in Patagonia I suffered overexposure to the elements. The windburn and an extremely high fever became life threatening and I had to be rescued by a helicopter, abandon the trek and be taken to the hospital for treatment.... Read more >

Tags: elements, fever, helicopter, patagonia


Two Backpackers, One Guatemalan Hospital Visit

WORLDWIDE | Friday, 19 Feb 2010 | Views [1938] | Comments [1] | Video

Aracely of Two Backpackers started feeling ill with a fever while we were visiting Rio Dulce, Guatemala. Rio Dulce is not the most developed city, so she tried to wait out her illness, hoping it was a short-term bug. After four days of sweating ... Read more >

Tags: antibiotics, claims, fever, guatemala, medical, safety, travel


Colombo fever

SRI LANKA | Saturday, 13 May 2006 | Views [2152] | Comments [1]

I was staying in Unawatuna, Sri Lanka and I began to feel feverish and ill so decided to go to the hospital in Colombo because the fever did not subside. The results of the initial blood tests indicated Dengue fever and I was admitted to hospital after ... Read more >

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