NBC’s ‘Parenthood’ Takes on A Missing Child With Asperger’s Syndrome

As a parent, it is not hard to imagine the fear and panic that sets in when a child goes missing. Where to look, who to call and the police at your door are all quick and common… Read More

American Medical IDs Now Offered in Over 17,000 Pharmacies

A child having a severe allergic reaction to peanut butter in the classroom, a diabetic whose blood sugar drops and becomes confused or passes out, a heart patient taking Coumadin who has just been in an automobile accident;… Read More

Introducing our Silicone Flex Bracelet

We are excited to announce the addition of our new silicone flex medical id bracelets!  These durable, light-weight bracelets are available with interchangeable silicone bands.  Right now we have 8 fun colors to choose from. Our silicone ID bracelets feature… Read More

Tips for Preventing Falls for Older Adults

Each year, about 10,000 seniors die from injuries sustained in a fall. Additionally, one in three Americans over age 65 years experiences a fall each year. As an individual ages, the body experiences changes in vision, balance, bone… Read More

A Father’s Day Gift That Keeps on Giving

Father’s Day is fast approaching, so why not surprise Dad with a unique gift that lasts a lifetime? Forget golf balls, tacky ties and oversized bath robes. A personalized gift is sure to please, especially when it involves… Read More

Importance of Understanding Blood Pressure Readings

High blood pressure is a common concern for aging adults and individuals with risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Whether you are an individual who has been instructed by your doctor to check your blood pressure regularly or you… Read More

Benefits of Online Medical Registry

The precise conditions of a medical emergency cannot be predicted, but ensuring that medical providers have accurate information can be absolutely crucial. Registering with an online medical registry such as with American Medical ID can prevent potentially life-threatening… Read More

Wearing a Medical ID Bracelet at Work

Where are you most likely to pick up the cold, flu or something more serious, like meningitis? At the office. Highly contagious viruses and infections like these are passed around by bacteria that have been left behind by… Read More

10 Foods that Help Fight Arthritis Symptoms

According to BHIA.org, over 40 million Americans suffer from arthritis and related symptoms. 285,000 of those affected are children. As a parent, it’s important to provide a diet for your children that keeps them healthy. Plus, by eating… Read More

Closely Spaced Pregnancies Increase Risk for Autism

In 2006, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that one in roughly 111 children from certain testing sites across America have a form of autism. This includes classic autism, pervasive development disorder and Asperger’s syndrome…. Read More