Flight of the germs

To stay healthy while flying, picking a window seat may be your best bet, experts say. A recent study found that proximity plays a big role in how illness spreads through an airplane, with sick crew members posing the greatest risk to passengers. Dr. Keri Peterson, an internist at Lenox Hill Hospital, further explains the study’s findings.

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