Wilderness Medicine Institute

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Why You Should Take a WFR with NOLS

"Who would you be in the face of a severe injury?" After four years of wondering, Meg Kee of @mountaingirls finally decided to take a wilderness ...

People practice giving patient care with aquamarine lake and snow-capped peaks in the background

30 Years of Wilderness Medicine

In 1990, two people started a business that was remarkable for 2 reasons—most important because the business was dedicated to teaching wilderness ...

Two sea kayaks beached on a rocky shore

Case Study: Suspicious Stomach Pain

Five days into sea kayaking with friends in Prince William Sound, Alaska you feel lousy; some diarrhea, some vague abdominal cramping, not much ...

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