Favorite Halloween Treats from Food Allergy Bloggers

Halloween can be scary if you have a child with food allergies or dietary restrictions. But it doesn’t have to be. Between trick-or-treating and Halloween parties, there are plenty of opportunities to eat sweet treats. Here are just… Read More

Bullying and Medical IDs

Bullying may seem like a bit of a buzzword these days, but it is a serious issue among children in the United States. In fact, in 2002, the American Medical Association declared that bullying was a “complex and… Read More

It’s That Flu-Shot Time of Year

By Leslie Vandever School has started, temperatures are cooling down, and summer is over, nothing but a warm memory. It’s hard to believe, but flu season is rapidly approaching. The flu virus is around throughout the year, but… Read More

Salute to EMS

American Medical ID is proud to support all the men and women who work tirelessly to save lives during emergencies. People who wear medical IDs rely on EMS to confirm their medical condition and medical information before providing… Read More

American Medical ID Celebrates School Nurses

It’s mid-August: time to get ready to send the kids back to school! For children who have a condition that warrants a medical ID, prepping for school involves a little more than buying new clothes and school supplies…. Read More

The Anatomy of a DNR

What is a DNR order? A do-not-resuscitate order tells medical professionals that you do not want to receive CPR if your heart or lungs stop. Unlike other advanced directives that you can write yourself and have notarized, a… Read More

How to Have an Allergy-Friendly Barbecue

Swim days, camping trips, family vacations, and of course, barbecues. The summer months bring with them lots of outdoor activities and opportunities to get together with family and friends. When you have food allergies, these outings can present… Read More

This Father’s Day Give the Gift of Peace of Mind with a New Medical ID Bracelet or Dog Tag

Father’s Day is just around the corner and you don’t know what to get him.  Sure you don’t want to buy Dad another tie or money clip, but chances are you’re totally over-thinking this Father’s Day thing. You… Read More

Memorial Day – Remembering the men and women of the armed forces who gave their lives for our country

Memorial Day is Monday, May 26th Memorial Day is a US federal holiday set aside to remember the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces.  The holiday, which is celebrated every year on the final Monday… Read More

Summer Travel Preparation – Ten Tips for Safer Summer Vacations

Summer is just around the corner and many of you are in the planning stages of your summer vacations.  Staying safe and healthy during your vacation makes all the difference as to whether or not it’s a vacation… Read More