One diabetic woman who fell ill on the journey died along the way.
And what if they are also a diabetic and are traveling with a syringe of what they say is insulin.
For example, I cannot imagine trying to treat a diabetic patient without insulin, or an asthmatic patient without bronchodilators.
diabetic di·a·bet·ic (dī'ə-bět'ĭk)
Relating to, having, or resulting from diabetes.
Intended for use by a person with diabetes.