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Motion Sickness – What is it?

Posted on May 6th, 2013

“Car sickness” is the most common form of motion sickness in children. Understanding the science behind motion sickness can make us feel a bit sympathetic when traveling with kids. In addition to frequent stops, the following tips maybe helpful: (It works with my kids). 1) focus attention away from the queasy feeling by Listen to the radio, sing, or talk. 2) looking outside the car not at books or games. 3) A light snack before the trip can relieve hunger pangs, which seem to add to the symptoms. Have a safe journey.