Category Archives: seniors

Personalized Medical ID Jewelry?

They usually come in bracelets and necklaces. It usually has your name on it and your disease or allergy. Some people with diabetes, heart disease etc have those but I received a flier in the mail that says they make those for kids too. My 2.5 yo is allergic to some stuff including some medications

Hypoallergenic medical bracelet?

I have a medical bracelet, but it makes my wrist break out in a rash; Turns out, I’m allergic to nickel. Anyways, I’m looking to buy a new medical bracelet to replace this one, and I was wondering if anybody knew any places online where I could order a hypoallergenic medical bracelet? I’ve been looking around and

I have insulin resistance, also know as pre-diabetes.?

I take 2000 mg of Metformin daily. Should I be wearing a Medical ID bracelet? Technorati Tags: medical id bracelet, metformin

Medical I.D for a child?

My 7 year old son Seth was just diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. I know that he needs to wear some form of medical I.D but Seth is rough and im afraid that after a few days he will either have broken the bracelet or scratched it up so much that the information on it

life after a thyroidectomy?

I had a full thyroidectomy in 2006 due to Graves disease. ever since then I have been well and had no dramas. I’ve now started a new job and my employer is asking me questions about my medical alert bracelet. The employer seems to think that I may be a risk while in the work

Should I wear a medical alert bracelet?

I am severely allergic to all skin products such as soaps, lotions, detergents, etc…. If anything like that touches my skin, I immediately break out in a rash which bleeds and itches…. What is a good website to buy one at? Thanks everybody! Have a GREAT night! Technorati Tags: detergents, lotions, rash, skin

Getting a medical id bracelet, any advice?

I have pretty bad asthma (need to use my inhaler more that twice a day usually) and have decided it’s time to get an id bracelet. I also have dangerous allergies that often trigger asthma attacks. So my questions are… Should I indicate that I carry my inhaler with me? (Inhaler On Hand, Inhaler in Purse…better ideas?) Should I

Where to find medical id tags???

This is for anyone who knows something about jewelry-making. I need to find the ID tags for bracelets (in sterling silver, hopefully) that have the medical symbol on them, and slots on each side big enough to accomodate lobsterclaw clasps. Any help at all will be appreciated. Technorati Tags: bracelets, jewelry, medical symbol, slots,

Where can I buy masculine medical alert jewlery?

My mom’s boyfriend is type 1 diabetic and he wont wear a medical alert bracelet because he thinks theyre too feminine. I don’t want anything to happen to the first decent guy she found in 50 years so I want to give him one as a present when we move in with him on the

Do I Need Medical ID Tags?

I’m planning to ask my doctor about this next time I see her, but I thought I’d throw this out here too. I’ve had asthma since mid february ‘08. It’s mild/moderate persistent [I'm assuming, I've never actually been told by a doctor.] I’m currently taking FloVent HFA 250 mcg two puffs twice daily and