All Discussions Tagged 'airport' (8)

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Bad experiences with people since getting my omnipod

Ive only been on the pod for about 3 weeks now, and so far a lot of ups and downs. My depression overall is overwhelming. I don't want to s…

Started by Jolleygirl

5 on Sunday
Reply by Marie B


I am flying for the first time during the end of the month for a choir trip to New York! I am so excited! I was wondering if the security i…

Started by Caren

4 May 2, 2013
Reply by lisaNC

Airport Scanners, Traveling with an Insulin Pump

I wanted to share this blog after I ran across some trouble travelling for Christmas: Plz r…

Started by Grandwagoneer

2 Dec 26, 2012
Reply by Lois

Blood meters - can they go thru' the X-ray machine at airport security without being compromised?

There's been alot of discussion lately on TSA beefing up their security as of October 29, 2010 and also for those of us who travel with dia…

Started by FatCatAnna

9 Nov 30, 2010
Reply by Brian (bsc)

Alternatives to TSA's Pat Down/Body Scanner Policy

The experts weigh in on alternatives to body scanners & aggressive pat downs.   I smiled at the statement that TSA has become a jobs pr…

Started by Gerri

20 Nov 30, 2010
Reply by KimKat

Airport Travel w/ Pump

Hi, I was recently put through additional airport screening when the security agent manning the walk through scan at security SAW my pump c…

Started by Lori Koch

26 Dec 20, 2009
Reply by Tee

Insulin Pumps and Airports

So... I went to the airport for the first time as a pumper a couple years ago and I had an "issue" with my pump. I was going through securi…

Started by Jessica Lastre

8 May 28, 2009
Reply by Renegadez

Anyone flown with no prescription labels?

In Germany, Greece and possibly other European countries the pharmacy does not put any type of prescription label on. You just get the medi…

Started by DBunny

3 Jul 9, 2007
Reply by KellyDH




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