Travel and Health
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Long distance travel and blood clot risk
Wednesday, July 08, 2009

Long-distance travel can lead to potentially fatal blood clots in some people and the risk grows in tandem with the length of the trip.
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Health Tips
If you are prone to air-sickness
If you are prone to feeling air-sick take anti-travel-sickness medicines half an hour before departure. Some travel medicines may cause a dry mouth, others may make you feel drowsy. Also, do not over eat and try to avoid alcohol and cigarette smoke.
Other Health Tips
If you suffer from motion sickness
It's unsafe to fly if you are anaemic
Minimise post-flight fatigue
Sinusitis and air travel
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