You've heard the new rules about no liquids in carry-on bags at the airport. Well, that can be a scary thing for patients with diabetes who follow a strict regimen to control their disease.
The American Diabetes Association wants patients to know they are allowed to take medication and supplies for diabetes on board, as long as they notify authorities in advance. Materials cleared for take off include insulin and insulin dispensing products, however, juice is not allowed through security check points. So patients need to be aware of that.
Here is the complete list of permissible diabetes items:
|Transportation Security Administration|