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Travel insurance for diabetes

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We at Insure for Travel Ltd are pleased to offer a simple and user friendly online application process for online travel insurance quote requests and purchases. Our system is designed specifically for travelers requiring insurance cover for pre-existing medical conditions, in particular for our customers with diabetes. Our medical screening service will allow you to enter the necessary medical information in the comfort of your home and at your own pace. However, should you have any queries or would prefer for one of our consultants to go through the process or any part thereof over the telephone, we will of course be happy to assist you at no extra cost. With over 30 years of travel insurance experience and expertise, we use this vast knowledge to source the most competitive rates possible for our travel Insurance for diabetes customers, as well as for a wide range of additional pre-existing travel insurance options. Should you be travelling for a city break in Europe, long haul to Asia or the USA, or perhaps on that long awaited Worldwide cruise of a lifetime, we are here to help.

Please remember when you are walking through our online medical screening process for travel insurance for diabetes you will be required to answer a number of questions to include this medical condition to your travel insurance policy.

The following questions below are included:

• How old is the person with this condition?

• Do you take insulin for your diabetes?

• How many hospital admissions have you had for diabetes in the last year?

• Have you ever been a smoker?

• Do you have (or have you had) any of the following medical conditions?

• Have you been advised to take medication for high blood pressure?

• Have you been advised to take medication to lower your cholesterol?

Diabetes is a medical condition where the volume of glucose in your blood is too high because the body cannot use it properly.

The condition can lead to very serious health issues and after effects. This is because there is no production of insulin in the pancreas or there is not enough insulin being produced, this needs to work properly to help glucose enter your body’s cells – or the insulin that is made does not work sufficiently (known as insulin resistance). The glucose is needed for fuel which is used to produce energy so we can work and play and most importantly lead a healthy life. In other words is very vital to our lives.

There are 2 types -Diabetes type 1 and Diabetes type 2.

Type 1 Diabetes is treated with insulin by injection on a daily basis, as well as regular exercise and a healthy diet. Insulin is not able to be produced by the body in this case. Type 1 diabetes is most commonly found in childhood and usually develops or appears before you are 40 years of age.

Type 2 Diabetes affects 85 to 95 percent of the population and can be treated with healthy diet and an increased regularly exercise. There is not enough Insulin being produced in the body or its is not working properly in this case. Many do need treatment with medication and some with insulin.

If you have the above medical condition and wish for the condition to be covered by your travel insurance policy for peace of mind . Please do not hesitate to contact us on the following number 01903 209903 and we will do our utmost to help you in any way we can.

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