Diabetic Travel Kits

Traveling as a Diabetic or traveling with a Diabetic is really quite easy however there are times when the unexpected happens and you will need to be prepared for them. Almost everyone today travels with bottles of water and snacks but to be on the safe side you should go one step further.

It is important to have a plan of action when you travel as a Diabetic or with a Diabetic and a Diabetic Vehicle Travel Kit can fit anywhere in your car for an emergency. You can buy a small cosmetic case or shaving case to hold your diabetic supplies in while traveling, they are fairly inexpensive and most have pockets and cubby-holes for everything you need.

These are just a few things that will make your next trip, whether short or long a very enjoyable time.

Here are some ideas to include in your diabetic travel kit:

A Case that can be zipped or snapped
Extra Monitor with back-up supply of test strips
Glucose Tablets, Liquids (fast acting)
Extra Needles
Extra Alcohol pads
Your Health Care Provider’s Name and Phone
Up-To-Date list of diabetic medications, amounts and time of day
You can also purchase Diabetic Travel Kits that have cold packs for insulin and injection pens.

Include your traveling companions in your diabetes care while traveling

Show them how to use your Blood Glucose Monitor
Let them know what a Low/High Blood Glucose Number is for you
Show them the emergency Glucose Tablets, Candies or Sugar that you might need if low

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