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How to Avoid Germs While Traveling, According to Experts

August 31, 2019

From the Everyday Health website

Whether you’re on your way to Hawaii to relax on the beach or heading to Beijing for work, traveling can be stressful. The last thing you want to worry about is getting sick. Unfortunately, there are germs lurking on every door handle, tray table, and restaurant menu.

According to one travel study published in August 2018 in the journal BMC Infectious Diseases, which was conducted at the Helsinki-Vantaa airport in Finland, the plastic trays at the security checkpoint were crawling with more germs than even the bathroom doorknobs and toilet flush buttons.

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