For the first time in their extensive travels, Lorne and Mary Liechty purchased a Global Rescue membership. For the first time, they needed it. On only his second day in Zimbabwe, Lorne found himself with an eye irritant that felt as if someone had stuck a needle in his eye. Four hours from the nearest medical facility, Mary turned to Global Rescue. Continue reading Hunt Doctors – Recovery From An Eye Injury In Zimbabwe
Global Rescue member and SCI Vice President Don Detwiler was hunting deer on Kodiak Island, Alaska when his blood pressure spiked. Detwiler immediately suspected he knew what had happened. Continue reading Hunt Doctors – A Critical Need For Medical Assistance On Kodiak Island, Alaska
Global Rescue member Steven Huskey was on a hunting trip to the Canadian Rockies when suddenly things went very, very wrong. Continue reading Hunt Doctor – Close Call In The Canadian Rockies
Be informed and prepared before your next high altitude hunt!
As another Himalayan climbing season begins in earnest, Global Rescue has some information to share that should help our members deal with altitude sickness. Global Rescue Associate Medical Director Eric Johnson, MD, has been practicing high Continue reading Hunt Doctors – Altitude Sickness: Life-Saving Tips For Climbers