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  Do you have a diabetes emergency kit prepared?  
      Yes, and I check it regularly  
  36%     31  
      Yes, but I haven't checked it in a while  
  24%     20  
      No, but I know I should  
  28%     24  
      What's a diabetes emergency kit?  
  12%     10  

Total votes: 85

Do you have a diabetes emergency kit prepared?

Poll dates: May 23 - 30, 2012
Total Votes: 85

You never know when disaster will strike, so it's a good idea to have a diabetes emergency kit prepared and readily available, just in case. Your diabetes emergency kit should have essential diabetes supplies, copies of prescriptions, some food and water, and be stored in a water-tight container. Should you find yourself faced with evacuating your house due to severe weather, you can grab the diabetes emergency kit and know that you'll have everything you need. You may also wish to pack a diabetes emergency kit for your child at school, and keep it in the classroom, in case there's a lockdown.

The table below compares results of last week's poll with answers from previous years.

Answer   May 2012   May 2011   Jun 2010   Jun 2009   Jun 2008   Jun 2007   Jun 2006   Jul 2005   May 2004   May 2003   May 2002   Jun 2001  
Yes, and check regulary 36% 35% 53% 38% 41% 45% 39% 46% 45% 41% 51% 51%
Yes, have not checked in a while 24% 15% 16% 20% 16% 16% 18% 16% 17% 13% 11% 13%
No, but I know I should 28% 29% 19% 24% 24% 21% 24% 20% 21% 15% 12% 8%
What's a diabetes emergency kit? 12% 21% 12% 15% 17% 16% 17% 16% 15% 28% 24% 26%

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