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Have a safe trip!
Here’s some air travel advice for people with cardiovascular risks — before, during, and after the flight.
Weary of pandemic-imposed staycations, many people are eager to visit distant relatives and plan vacations. If you travel by plane, health experts recommend waiting at least two weeks after you’re fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
If you have any heart-related conditions, consider this additional advice: Control your stress, mind your medications, and quell your blood clot concerns. And if needed, start getting in shape even before you book your flight (see "Are you fit enough for your destination adventures?").
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