Medical Alert Bracelets
Get the Right Medical Help in Case of an Emergency
Even if you’re perfectly healthy, a health emergency can catch you off guard.
If you’re traveling, a medical bracelet serves as your spokesman when you can’t speak for yourself. Continue reading
We’re big fans of medical ID bracelets and medical alert jewelry, but not just because that’s our business. Medical ID jewelry can save lives and alert health care professionals to a patient’s unique medical needs. So today we thought we’d answer a common question that we get asked - “Why do I need a medical ID?” Continue reading
If you or a loved one have diabetes, then you know it can be a daily struggle. If you have ever witnessed a loved one whose blood sugar was too high or too low, then you know it can be a terrifying experience. Diabetes, after all, is number seven on the leading causes of death. The disease is responsible for countless emergency room visits each year.
Do you worry about your kids being bullied at school? My girls are adults, so I haven’t thought about this for a while, but a recent study found 8-of-10 parents are worried their children might get bullied.1
There is cause for concern when 22% of students ages 12-18 were bullied at school; and 20% of high school students say they were bullied on school property at least once in the past 12 months.2
Bullying can be direct (happening in the presence of the targeted person) or it can be indirect (accomplished by spreading rumors and telling others to exclude the targeted person). It can be physical, verbal or relational (social isolation, rumor spreading, posting of embarrassing images, etc.).
Kids with special health needs—such as diabetes, epilepsy or food allergies—may have a higher risk of being bullied. One of the reasons why N-Style ID created medical jewelry that is stylish and fun is to help minimize the stigma of health concerns. Continue reading