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Tips for Traveling with Diabetes


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Planning and preparation will help people living with diabetes to relax and enjoy a stress free trip. Glucose control can be affected by new time zones, different foods, delayed meals and more activity than usual. Download our information sheet for checklists to go over before you go, while packing, during travel transportation and throughout your trip.

Traveling with Diabetes Info Sheet

 

The Effect of Hot Weather on Diabetes

High temperatures can change how your body uses insulin.

  • Never walk barefoot
  • Insulin should be carried in an insulated bag with a cold pack to keep it at room temperature
  • Learn more hot-weather tips here

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