A Vacation Checklist for Parents

From the Show: Healthy Children
Summary: It's summer again and vacation time is here. Are you ready for any unexpected things that might come up?
Air Date: 6/11/14
Duration: 10
Host: Melanie Cole, MS
Guest Bio: Deborah Greenhouse, MD
debbiehead shotredoDr. Deborah Greenhouse is a pediatrician in Columbia, South Carolina. She received her undergraduate degree from Clemson University and her medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. She holds a clinical faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. She is currently the president of the South Carolina Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
A Vacation Checklist for Parents
Summer has finally arrived, which means that for many families, vacation time is also here.

People often talk about the pros and cons of traveling with their kids. All kinds of experts offer opinions on planning ahead and the best places to go when taking your kids along.

You want to make sure to pack everything you will need as well as things that you hope you won't need.

Are you a parent that travels with your medicine cabinet just in case?

What about long car rides and plane trips?

Do you know where there are clinics in case you need one?

Special guest, Dr. Deborah Greenhouse, shares a detailed vacation checklist so you are very prepared in case of any little setbacks. So, get your pencils out and take notes. These are things you don't want to forget.
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