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If you’re planning a trip for medical travel, the last thing you want to have to factor in is the additional issue of jetlag before you go into surgery. This article was written for CNN’s Health Blog by an expert doctor regarding the benefit of melatonin for jetlag.

Every weekday, a CNNHealth expert doctor answers a viewer question. On Mondays, it’s pediatrician Dr. Jennifer Shu. Question asked by Ken from Palm Springs, California: I’m about to travel to the other side of the world for a week and have to work the day after I get back. I’ve heard melatonin can help prevent jet lag when I return and would rather take that than medicine. What else can I do? Expert answer: Thanks for your question. Traveling acr … Read More

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