We are aware of the importance of wearing a medical ID every day. Bill Hageman at the Chicago Tribune explains that not only can medical ID jewelry be life-saving but also fashionable. Read an excerpt:http://www.chicagotribune.com/health/sc-health-0224-bracelets-20100224,0,2798412.story .
“The notion goes back more than 50 years, when simple bracelets and necklaces noted a wearer’s medical condition, a great idea that can help emergency personnel provide faster treatment. As smart of a product as it was, some people were reluctant to wear such items because they were so pedestrian.