How to Read a Food Label for Better Health

What you eat strongly influences your health and longevity.  Since much of our food is packaged, it’s important to read nutritional labels to get the healthiest food for you and your family.  Sometimes, though, reading food labels can… Read More

New CPR Guidelines from the American Heart Association

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR, was first demonstrated in 1954 by James Elam along with Dr. Peter Safar. Safar wrote a book called “ABC of Resuscitation” in 1957. Since then the standard method of CPR has been A-B-C, as… Read More

5 Superfoods that Promote Heart Health

If you’ve recently switched to a healthier diet, you might be surprised to learn that even some healthy foods are better than others. Select fruits, wines and fish, known as “superfoods,” help to promote heart health with extra… Read More

The 5 Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

One of the most frightening diseases to plague our aging population is Alzheimer’s disease. While there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, advances in science and medicine can help slow the onset of symptoms. Learning to detect initial signs… Read More

Becoming Your Caregiver’s Caregiver: 5 Tips for a Successful Transition

One of the hardest things many people go through is the role reversal that accompanies their aging parents’ loss of mobility, cognition or combination thereof. It can be a struggle to adjust to caring for those who, for… Read More

Have Metal Allergies? Consider Medical Jewelry Alternatives

Medical alert bracelets and jewelry come in a variety of fun and attractive styles for people with metal allergies. Medical ID jewelry is a special emblem or tag worn to identify someone as having a potentially serious medical… Read More

Win $100 in the American Medical ID Holiday Sweepstakes!

Imagine what you could buy if you win $100! As a thank you to our loyal customers, American Medical ID is giving away a $100 American Express Gift Card as the Grand Prize and  a  medical ID bracelet… Read More

Why are Medical IDs Important?

A medical ID is the easiest and fastest way to share the necessary information that could possibly save your life. IDs can save your life. According to the Institute of Medicine, preventable medication errors injure at least 1.5… Read More

Product Feature – Dog Tag

The dog tag is by far one of the most traditional pieces of identification jewelry. With its size and weight it is easily noticeable for medical professionals, and provides plenty of room for engraving. Although the dog tag… Read More

National Diabetes Awareness Month

With nearly 24 million Americans living with Diabetes, and an additional 57 million at risk, the American Diabetes Association has had November declared as Diabetes Awareness Month. With numbers that high I’m sure you know someone that has… Read More