alert bracelet is worn around the wrist. It has information about your identity
and your medical condition. This can help emergency care providers know right
away how to help you if you are not able to talk.
you and your emergency contacts can be etched on the bracelet. Or you may
prefer a medical alert necklace.
An adult or child may want to
wear medical alert jewelry if he or she has an ongoing medical condition, has
food or drug allergies, or is taking multiple medicines.
August 13, 2012
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
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