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What do I need to worry about when traveling when disabled?

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Dr. Sarah Kohl
Travel Medicine
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In brief: Plan for needs

Traveling while disabled presents some challenges.
Careful planning and investigation prior to booking the trip makes it easier to travel when you have a physical or intellectual disability. Make sure your adaptive equipment will work-may need an electric convertor. Most places do not have curb cuts or wide enough doorways for wheelchairs. Have a plan for how to handle illness while traveling.

In brief: Plan for needs

Traveling while disabled presents some challenges.
Careful planning and investigation prior to booking the trip makes it easier to travel when you have a physical or intellectual disability. Make sure your adaptive equipment will work-may need an electric convertor. Most places do not have curb cuts or wide enough doorways for wheelchairs. Have a plan for how to handle illness while traveling.
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