1. Plan ahead-check to see if additional vaccines are needed in your area of travel.
  2. Pack commonly used medications: pain/fever reducer; antihistamine for allergic reactions; hydrocortisone cream for insect bites
  3. Find out where you can seek medical care at your destination.
  4. If going on a boat, be sure the operator is well trained and licensed.
  5. Talk to your teens BEFORE they go about the dangers of binge drinking and drinking and driving