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

2010 Houston FAAN Walk for Food Allergy

Last Saturday we participated in FAAN’s Walk for Food Allergy in Houston, Texas, for a second year, and boy did we have fun! Walk for Food Allergy: Moving Toward a Cure is being held in more than 50… Read More

The Jewelry Prescription

American Medical ID was featured in a Wall Street Journal article last week, discussing the new high-tech styles of medical ID bracelets. Featured was our USB Dog Tag ID – our own engravable Dog Tag USB ID! Read… Read More

Why Do I Need to Wear a Medical ID?

There is a common misconception that medical bracelets can seem like a tool to label individuals with allergies, diabetes, epilepsy and other medical conditions, but there is overwhelming evidence that medical bracelets can help save lives and prevent… Read More