Traveling with Children
Traveling with children requires special planning and preparation, especially when travelling abroad. There are many things parents should consider when traveling with children of any age.
Amherst Pediatrics provides comprehensive pre-travel planning and preparedness, including:
- Risk assessment
- Education about health risks and prevention
- Vaccines snd medications needed for safe, prepared travel
It's best to book your pre-travel appointment with us at least 1 month prior to your scheduled departure date. This is important to make sure we have everything in place with enough time to make your tip as safe as possible.
Visit the CDC™ Traveling with Children page for additional helpful resources on travel including:
- Safe food and water precautions, diarrhea management and insect protection when traveling abroad
- Modifying the immunization schedule
- Traveling while pregnant
- Travel and breastfeeding
- International adoptions