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Medical bracelets

Postby yves173 » Sat Mar 08, 2014 10:56 pm

Does anyone wear one? Is it something that I should consider? X

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Re: Medical bracelets

Postby robbiecramp » Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:00 pm

what are they I honestly have never heard of them ?
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Re: Medical bracelets

Postby plumbchick » Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:07 pm

Hi :)

I have a medical bracelet with my conditions and name on in case anything happens to me and I am taken to hospital.
It is just a bit of piece of mind for both me and my partner when I am out on my own. Got it on Ebay.

:) Hoping everyone is having a low pain day :-)

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Re: Medical bracelets

Postby Linda1950 » Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:09 pm

They are called various names including SOS bracelets you can record any medical history or allergies. I think they are a good idea.
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Re: Medical bracelets

Postby popit71 » Sat Mar 08, 2014 11:29 pm

I'm registered with Medic Alert. I've always used them. It's great knowing that any emergency crew can just ring the number on my bracelet state my membership number and will be given all relevant details xXx
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Re: Medical bracelets

Postby moonstone64 » Sun Mar 09, 2014 7:16 pm

Medic Alert is the one that I would go with as everything about you is located in computer files that the hospital and emergency services have access to. I should wear one myself but haven't got round to it. Time to make that a change in my life. Oh! and they can be purchased in gold, silver and hypoallergenic if I remember right. Apologies if I'm mistaken.
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Re: Medical bracelets

Postby Lindilou » Sun Mar 09, 2014 7:36 pm

I've worn a SOS bracelet for the last 5 years, wouldn't be without it.

Re: Medical bracelets

Postby atko64 » Sun Mar 09, 2014 9:18 pm

I wear a medical necklace, personally I think it is a good idea if you are like me on a shed load of medication x x x :-D
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Re: Medical bracelets

Postby foxyking » Mon Mar 17, 2014 7:56 am

hi i have a different sort of medical bracelet,it has velcro and is easy to wear and waterproof too,my bracelet has next of kin etc etc,so handy,especially if you need your list of medications,i got mine off ebay they are called medical bracelets id inside,i know they are priced less than £20 including post & packaging.
i wouldn't be without mine.
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