December 7, 2019
Question from United Kingdom:
I am planning to take my son to Mexico. There is a five hour time difference. How easy is it to shift the basal dose by five hours?
Please refer to our webpage https://childrenwithdiabetes.com/traveling-with-diabetes that has several helpful links at the bottom. An additional resource is from the Sansum Diabetes Research Institute https://diabetestravel.sansum.org/time-zones/.
Furthermore, should you be interested in finding an endocrinologist, in case of emergency, please use the ISPAD (International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes) website at https://www.ispad.org/search/default.asp