Boost oxygen helping skiers, snowboarders in high country

Boost oxygen helping skiers, snowboarders in high country
Local News

By Ross Leonhart

VAIL — Altitude sickness is a real thing. It doesn’t discriminate by age or fitness level — anyone of any age can suffer from the lack of oxygen in the high country.Boost oxygen is an effective remedy for the effects that come with altitude sickness — loss of breath, headaches and feeling tired.“Oxygen’s the No. 1 recommend remedy for altitude acclimation,” said Brian Hoek, president of PinStripes Media and a representative of Boost, “but it’s never really been available before in these personal and portable-sized containers.”The brightly colored canisters are popping up all around the county, from hotels to T-shirt …

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