ATS is not just a place for trolls and shills, it is a place for many disabled, injured or ill people from around the world, to gather in discussion and feel like a part of something greater than what we are. With proper medication and a healthy lifestyle, most diabetics can go on to live normal lives and accomplish great things. Thanks Dawna, for your input as well. The way it works is that ER’s have a number to call and they have access to a code that gives them access to my medical records. Is this common? You need flexible options to accommodate a wide variety of social situations. How do microchips work?
I am involved with D.R.E.A.M. Due to popular demand a range of medical ID watches was introduced in 1999: a concept unique to Medi-Tag at the time. A dog tag design has plenty of space to store your name and an emergency telephone number, as well as your medical information. It’s a standard procedure for the first responders to perform a thorough head to toe check – they specifically look for medical wristbands and necklaces. These heat proof and watertight capsules untwist to reveal a waterproof information strip. Over 60 million Americans have a medical condition which should be immediately known by first responders in the event of an emergency. This is how first responders and medical personnel will contact your family and friends.
You should consider having your name, diabetes, insulin pump or insulin dependent, known allergies, medications and emergency