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Re: [IPk] RE: ip-uk-digest V4 #129



Note there's a big difference between the metal scanner that you walk 
through and the new full body scanners. The first is fine to go through 
with a pump. The full body scanners are *probably* fine too, but the 
advice from the pump companies is not to take the pump through just in case.
Di

On 04/07/11 10:19, Pauline Anderton wrote:
> You MUST NOT take a pump through a body scanner.  Simply mention to
> security and they will accommodate you.  I have travelled through
> Manchester on several occasions and have never had a problem.  Your
> insulin is safe provided you do not leave it anywhere hot.  I prefer to
> carry mine in hand luggage in case of breakage - we know what a busy
> airport baggage handling department is like!!
>
> Have a good trip.
>
> Regards
>
> Pauline
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