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Importance of Medical IDs

Importance of Medical IDs

why it is important to wear your medical id
  • Your medical ID provides for a quick recognition of your medical conditions, allergies, medications, or treatment wishes; this leads to faster and more effective medical treatment.
  • Medical ID bracelets reduce treatment errors which may result from not having a patient’s health record during an emergency situation or upon hospital admission.
  • A medical ID speaks for you in the event of an emergency if you become unresponsive
  • First responders and medical personnel are trained to first look for medical identification jewelry in an emergency. Medical IDs will immediately alert emergency medical professionals to your critical health and personal information.
  • There are unlimited reasons for you and your loved ones to wear a medical ID when living with common or unusual medical ailments. A medical ID will save your life and the lives of those you love.
https://www.medicalert.org/importance-of-medical-ids

Who should wear a medical ID

  • Alzheimer’s/Dementia
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Anemia
  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • Porphyria
  • Food Allergies
  • Dialysis
  • Blood thinners (Coumadin
    Warfarin)
  • Lung disease
  • Autism
  • Heart disease
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Blood disorders
  • Children with special needs
  • Drug allergies
  • Pacemaker
  • Stroke risks
  • Hypothermia
  • Epilepsy, seizures
  • Multiple Sclerosis

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