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Travel products claim to fight germs in flight

 

 

By Nedra Rhone

Cox News Service

The best thing you can do, says Dr. Phyllis Kozarsky, professor of medicine and infectious disease at Emory University, is use a waterless gel to clean your hands before eating and before and after using the restroom. If you are sick, stay home.

Here are some products popular among consumers who hope to chase the germs away:

(Flight Spray is one of the products mentioned)

 Chase those germs away: Touted as the "first nasal spray created especially for travelers," Flight Spray fights bugs with spearmint and turmeric root. It claims to prevent viral infections by making the nose unsuitable for inhaled germs to roost. It's available for $14.85 at www .magellans.com.

Fight back against travel germs

 

 

By NEDRA RHONE
The Atlanta Journal Constitution
Published on: 04/12/06

With air travel at an all-time high, along with concerns over catching a contagious disease, more and more travelers are turning into germaphobes.

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