Holiday Travel Advice

7 ways to stay safe on the busiest travel day of the year

By Emily Main

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Remember to stop5. Remember to stop

Our “gotta get there” mentalities make it hard to remember that we need to stop—and not just when the kids have to go.

Plan pit stops every 2 to 3 hours to stretch your legs and prevent deep-vein thrombosis, a condition that occurs when leg circulation isn’t very good. Passengers and drivers alike should flex their ankles every so often during the ride to help with leg circulation.
   

 
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