7 Surprising Things That Happen To Your Body When You’re Flying

Now you know why you feel uncomfortable.

While flying may be a delightful experience for some people, for others, it could be an uncomfortable one. We’re not only referring to motion sickness, but other forms of discomfort that could arise when you’re on a flight. Ever wondered why you feel that way? It’s usually due to these things that happen to your body when you’re at high altitudes, in a pressurised cabin.

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Text: Atika Lim / The Singapore Women’s Weekly / September 2017

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