The TSA has just announced that it will be cutting back on the number of flyers who receive PreCheck, the pre-screening initiative that allows travelers to move through security quickly. For those of you who have been awarded this luxury, you know how much it reduces your stress levels.
Whether it's the inevitable long lines (security and Starbucks), the frantic shuffling attempts to locate IDs, or the parents pre-boarding with their "small" 16-year-old children, airports induce stress. Here are some invaluable tricks (all non-medicinal!) to reduce your travel anxiety – and the likelihood of releasing your frustration on the nearest gate agent.