Six Important Tips When Traveling with Diabetes

When you are traveling, the last thing that you want to think about is your health. For many of a vacation is, well, a vacation from everything. We eat what we want, and we do what want to do. As a diabetic, however, there are certain things that you should keep in mind. For most…

Are All E-Passports the Same?

Are All E-Passports the Same?

You May have heard of the term E-passport, or biometric passport, but actual passport may not be what you think. Unlike other electronic items, which are digital versions, an E-passport is a physical booklet that you carry with you. The difference is that it has a chip embedded into it like most credit cards have…

Traveling With… – Traveling With a Heart Condition

Traveling With… – Traveling With a Heart Condition

Traveling can be tiring. If you have a heart condition you should be cautious about your health. There is no reason to cancel trips or avoid them, but some precautions should be taken to reduce issues. If you have recently had stress tests that resulted in normal ranges and negative angiogram, you likely will get…

Traveling with… – Traveling while Pregnant

Traveling with… – Traveling while Pregnant

As long as there are no specific risk factors, traveling while pregnant is not a cause for concern. If, however you are expecting twins say, then long travels are not recommended. Be sure to discuss your trip with your midwife or doctor prior to departure. It is best to travel between 16 – 28-weeks. After…