From the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Living with diabetes requires a lot of scheduling and planning, so emergencies or natural disasters can be a big problem. Be prepared for emergency situations with these resources.
- Being Prepared for a Disaster When You Have Diabetes[PDF-167KB]Use this tip sheet to help you build a plan, gather supplies, and know how to reach out for help in case you experience a disaster. Learn how to get prepared in your state and city.
- Diabetes Disaster Preparedness[PDF-210KB]This booklet provides guidance for how to be prepared for emergency situations with helpful tips about managing medications, food intake, and specific situations you might experience.
- Be PreparedThis website provides information on how to deal with different kinds of emergencies and on insulin, drugs, and diabetes equipment.
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