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GBMC - Diabetic Travel Tips

Posted: 2:50 PM, Nov 22, 2019
Updated: 2019-11-22 14:50:43-05

As people gear up to travel this holiday season, those living with diabetes should have a plan in plan to manage the disease while on the go.

Meet with your doctor before traveling to set an action plan and obtain a doctor's note. a note can help in case of a medical emergency and make TSA checks easier.

Always make sure you have backups for medicine, supplies, and other accessories you may need. Travel with supplies packed in a carry on instead of checking them. If you need to take medicine on a times schedule, set a watch to your time zone, as smart phones and watches will automatically update.

Travel safe this season, and learn more here .