School is just around the corner, which means that there’s still time to take one last trip in the wonderful weather. Don’t let any complications with diabetes stop you from enjoying these last few weeks. Before you leave, make sure to note your contacts, and anticipate screenings. Those back at home need to know where you can be reached, and you never want to get help up in the airport security line longer than you have to. Then, while you’re away, keep your liquids close, and load up on the snacks. There is no telling how easy it can be to get a hold of food, especially the affordable kind.
You can read all about these tips and more, at the Diabetes.org website. The page is called Tips for Traveling with Diabetes. It is packed with 29 basic, but essential items to keep in mind when you hit the road.