Sea Sickness Prevention
Prevention of motion sickness includes:
- Avoid motion that triggers motion sickness.
- While traveling:
- Avoid watching moving objects: look at the horizon or close your eyes.
- Avoid rapid movements of your head.
- Avoid reading.
- Avoid alcohol.
- Avoid caffeine.
- Do not smoke.
- Take a nonprescription medication for motion sickness:
- Take the medication before activities that cause motion sickness.
- When traveling on an airplane, sit near the wing.
- When traveling on a ship, select a cabin in the middle of the vessel.
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