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RE: [IP] Flying

> Mario,
> NO, NO, NO, do NOT put your insulin supplies in your checked
> luggage!  Carry them on the plane with you.  My son has traveled
> many times with his supplies and his pump and we have NEVER been
> questioned.  It may be a good idea to take the insulin along in the
> box with the original prescription label on it from what I hear some
> of the other list members say.

There are a couple of practical reasons to carry your supplies with 

1) Some luggage is stored in unheated cargo areas of the aircraft 
which can reach temperatures WAY BELOW FREEZING.

2) If your luggage is lost (mine has been) so are your supplies.
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