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Re:[IP] what to do with medical waste


Whenever I travel I just pack along an empty pill bottle (hint hint...usually
from my ace inhibitor) with my pump supplies. It has enough volume to store
all medical waste sharps during my trips.

>What should I do with medical waste when I am traveling? I used to always
>put it in a bag and bring it home with me because I didn't want to throw it
>out somewhere unsafe. But now, unless I check my bags, I can't bring used
>needles, etc on the plane with me.

>Do hospitals take used syringes?
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