Traveling with diabetes can take a little extra planning, but it is relatively easy if you take the right precautions. Make sure to read up on airport security procedures for traveling with insulin, have healthy snacks on hand, and try to maintain the same diligence with diabetes managementas when you are not on vacation.
Ah, summertime when the living is easy! Sometimes it can be too easy for those of us who have diabetes. Rest and relaxation is much of the reason why we love summer so much. We need relief from the stress of work, relationships, and city living. Stress produces cortisol, which is the primary stress hormone, and it increases the amount of blood…