A well-prepared emergency kit is essential for diabetes patients [Infographic]
(BPT) – Any emergency brings chaos, particularly to those with chronic diseases. From roadside breakdowns in the middle of nowhere to unexpected evacuations and natural disasters, a well-prepared emergency kit is an important resource for patients with diabetes and their families. Provided by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE), My Diabetes Emergency Plan is a comprehensive resource for patients with diabetes to prepare for a crisis situation. The My Diabetes Emergency Plan has three components that provide peace of mind: a pocket-sized checklist, an instructional video and an educational website, www.mydiabetesemergencyplan.com.