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How To Travel Safely With Kids Right Now

Whether you’re traveling by plane, train, or automobile, there are extra precautions you can take to protect your family.

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At a time when people are still anxious about traveling, especially with young ones, pediatric infectious disease expert Dr. Brenda Anosike, M.D., shares her tips on how parents and caretakers can make traveling with children of all ages as safe as possible.

Get a flu shot before traveling. This is always a good idea, but especially when traveling now, as flu season begins. “Update annual influenza vaccines so that flu does not complicate the picture,” Anosike advises.Shutterstock