Monthly Archives: August 2012

Summer Travel With Diabetes: Having Fun While Staying Healthy

The Summer is nearly over, (whoa that went fast!) But, it isn’t too late to plan a trip before the cool air starts coming in. Packing and planning a summer getaway can be a stressful for anyone, but when you have Diabetes it can be a little more trying. Here are a few tips that can help you to stop worrying about keeping your Diabetes in check, and keep you having fun.
–         Pack more medication than you need. ( Always better to have too much than too little)
–         Keep your medical information on hand ( The CADEX 12 alarm watch is great to take with you on trips and will hold all your emergency medical information)
–         Pack snacks to take on your trip in case your blood glucose drops or delays in flights.
–         Keep time zone changes in mind so you’ll know when to take medication.
–         Find out where to get medical care if needed when away from home.
–         Keep meters, test strips and insulin out of direct sunlight.
–         Stay Hydrated.
These are just a few tips, but remember to listen to your body and stay healthy!

You Asked For It, You Got It…5 Dose Per Day Pill Box Weekly Organizer!

You can stop looking! We finally have the 5 Dose per Day Pill Box Weekly Organizer! After many calls and numerous requests, we have come out with a 5 compartment pill box organizer that everyone can enjoy.

This e-pill comes in a stylish clutch like black canvas bag, and contains 7 pillboxes, with 5 compartments per pillbox. Each compartment is labeled 1,2,3,4,5 and can hold up to 14 aspirin sized pills per compartment. This is a great way to stay organized, and is great if you are on the go.

This device can also be easily combined with a pill timer, to help you to remember when to take your medications.

The e-pill Five Daily Dose Weekly Pillbox Organizer will work great for Parkinson’s patients, or any one who is taking medications multiple times a day.