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Diabetes-Prepping for Type 1

Post by ReadyMom on Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:33 am

Emergency Preparedness for Type 1 Diabetes
https://www.jdrf.org/blog/2013/05/29/emergency-preparedness-for-type-1-diabetes/

From the wrath of Hurricane Sandy along the eastern seaboard to devastating wildfires in the west, the past two years have shattered previous records for natural disaster destruction in the United States. The hardships and chaos these catastrophes cause are difficult enough. But factor in the added demands of managing type 1 diabetes (T1D), and a bad situation can get much worse. No matter where you live, you should have a plan for taking care of yourself and your diabetes in an emergency situation. ---CONTINUED---

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Post by ReadyMom on Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:34 am

Preparedness for Diabetics
http://preparedchristian.net/preparedness-for-diabetics/#.W-W21ydRd-U

According to the American Diabetes Association there are 25.8 million people with diabetes and 79 million people with pre-diabetes; I am one of the 25.8 million. For a few different reasons, diabetes is also one the hardest diseases to prepare for in terms of a survival situation.

I have done plenty of research and I was able to find some good information, in bits and pieces, scattered across the web. I’ll try to put it all together, in hopes that I can help those with or those caring for someone with diabetes learn how to prepare for living with diabetes in a survival situation. ---CONTINUED---

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Post by ReadyMom on Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:36 am

Medical Advice for People with Diabetes in Emergency Situations
http://www.diabetes.org/assets/pdfs/living/emergency-medical-advice-american-diabetes-association.pdf

The American Diabetes Association has received a number of questions concerning what a person with diabetes should do in an emergency situation such as a hurricane. It is very difficult to give advice that will be correct for every person involved as each person’s situation may be very different from another person with diabetes. This being said, we do offer the following suggestions: ---CONTINUED---

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