Why planes make you sick - and how to safeguard your health on board

09 February 2020 - 00:00 By Emma Cooke

For all its advantages, air travel presents a major health problem when it comes to the spread of disease - as the unprecedented spread of the coronavirus has proved.

In the wake of the crisis, several airlines have cancelled all flights in and out of China until further notice, while others have been taking extra precautions onboard to limit contact among passengers and crew...

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