American Medical ID Partners with MedSimple™ during American Diabetes Month

Are you hearing more about diabetes in the news and online this month? This is American Diabetes Month® when the American Diabetes Association joins with concerned groups around the nation to raise awareness of this ever-growing disease. Sharing… Read More

Living with Hemophilia: Medical ID

Hemophilia is a group of hereditary genetic disorders that impair the body’s ability to control blood clotting or coagulation, which is used to stop bleeding when a blood vessel is broken. Symptoms vary with severity. In general symptoms are internal or external bleeding… Read More

Medical IDs Featured on Recent Episode of The Doctors

The Emmy Award-winning show “The Doctors” featured products by American Medical ID as part of their “Top 4 Ways to Prevent Medical Mistakes” episode.  You can view the video here. First airing in 2008,”The Doctors” has been touted… 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

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 Tips for Lowering Your Cholesterol

Take these diet and exercise tips to heart to watch your cholesterol levels drop. Has your doctor mentioned lowering your cholesterol? Whether it’s something you’ve been struggling with for a while or if you’ve been recently diagnosed with… Read More

Taking Blood Thinners? Learn the #1 Safety Precaution

What is the #1 safety precaution if you are taking a blood thinner? A medical identification bracelet. It’s a simple, but effective intervention that all patients should consider. If you are currently taking a blood thinner, your doctor… Read More

Exercising Outdoors? Stay Safe with Medical ID Jewelry

Exercise is an important part of staying healthy, and you should also try finding a place to work out outdoors periodically. Not only is the fresh air great for your body, but the change of scenery might motivate… Read More

Diabetics Who Sleep Poorly Have Higher Insulin Resistance

Two new studies on individuals with diabetes have found a potentially troubling link between sleep quality and insulin resistance. The results of both studies suggest that diabetics with poor sleep are more likely to have higher insulin resistance… Read More