Staying healthy while traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday isn't always easy but there are some ways to avoid feeling sick.
Follow these four tips to help ensure a happy and healthy holiday season!
Tip #1: Sit towards the front of the airplane
- Air ventilation systems on most commercial planes provide better airflow in the front.
Tip #2: Don't drink coffee or tea on an airplane
- The EPA says airplanes' water tanks aren't always clean.
Tip #3: Sanitize your hands after leaving an airplane bathroom -- or any bathroom.
- An environmental microbiologist says an airplane toilet is one of the most germ-infested places you'll encounter.
Tip #4: Wash or sanitize your hands after getting off an escalator or using an ATM.