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Hey guys! I'm planning to backpack for a few months and would like some tips from diabetics who have traveled!
Living with type 1 diabetes since 2004.
Living with type 1 diabetes since 2012.
Take extra everything! You'll burn through a lot of test strips because your daily routine/exercise will be different. And doctor note(s) depending on where you are backpacking.
Living with type 1 diabetes since 2002.
Take at least double of your supplies, and a letter from dr or endocrinologist stating you have diabetes and you have to have the supplies that you have
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