New AHA Heart Health Guidelines for Women

What was once thought of as a man’s disease, heart disease has taken the lives of more women than cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and accidents combined. Taking preventative measures from is more necessary now than ever due to rising… Read More

5 Common Food Allergies in Children

Some reactions children may experience with food allergies are hives, rash, itchiness and difficulty swallowing and breathing. While some reactions are relatively mild, they can become life-threatening in an instant. Medical ID bracelets will alert medics and caregivers… Read More

Asthma Solutions for Spring and Seasonal Asthma

Everyone looks forward to spring, except for people with asthma. For them, springtime does not just mean warmer days and lighter clothing but it also can bring seasonal coughing and asthma attacks. But with some simple precautions, asthmatics… Read More

Caring for Yourself While Being a Caregiver

You don’t always plan on taking control of the care for a loved one, in many cases it can happen in the blink of an eye. There’s no question that you would do everything possible for your spouse,… Read More

How to Stay Healthy During This Year’s Flu Season

Last year the H1N1 influenza virus (swine flu) created the first influenza pandemic in more than 40 years. With the peak of the new flu season nearing people are still going to great lengths to keep them and… Read More

Whooping Cough Outbreak Spreading

You don’t hear about Whooping Cough very often, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t important. This highly contagious upper respiratory infection is severe and can even be deadly for infants. Whooping Cough normally takes about a week to… Read More

Allergy Safe Food for the Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us, which means one of my favorite things. Food! Gatherings have already begun with appetizers, entrees, and desserts. There are also the delicious pot luck meals where everyone joins together. And don’t forget… Read More

Thank You to Our Veterans

There are not enough ways to say thank you to the sacrifices our Veterans have made. American Medical ID, in partnership with Mended Hearts, is taking a step to show a bit of our thanks by donating 1… Read More

Help Support Diabetes with Your Purchase from

US, UK and Canadian purchases using the following coupons: We will donate $5 to the American Diabetes Association for every medical ID order received using promo code PC372. Universal Medical ID will donate £3 to Diabetes UK for every… Read More

Just Diagnosed – Diabetes

Finding out you have or at risk for Diabetes is a tough time. You want to find out everything you can to help beat it and to keep yourself safe. With this post I’ll direct you to some… Read More