Health Tip: Traveling By Plane During Pregnancy?
(HealthDay News) -- If you travel by plane during pregnancy, take some extra time to ensure a more comfortable journey.
The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists offers these suggestions:
Book an aisle seat, which can make it easier to get up, move around and stretch your legs.
Avoid carbonated beverages and foods that tend to cause gas.
Always wear your seatbelt, and keep it positioned below your belly.
Ask your doctor about the safety of taking anti-nausea medication, if needed.
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