Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up
Medical Id Bracelets that my son will actually wear
avatar
lucysienna posted:
My 16 year old son just bought a really cool med id bracelet from http://www.rockstarid.com . They have the only style that he will actually wear. Lucy
Was this Helpful?
8 of 14 found this helpful
Reply
 
avatar
auriga1 responded:
Very cool, Lucy. It can be difficult for anyone who thinks medical i.d.'s are dorky. I know myself that I would never have worn one until now. I always thought they were dorky whether it be a necklace, bracelet, etc. I like the site you mentioned.

Here is where I got mine from: www.n-styleid.com . They have such an assortment I never investigated before from beaded, chain, bangles, charms, sports, woven, leather, etc.
 
avatar
cookiedog replied to auriga1's response:
My bracelet is from Medic Alert. My transplant center requires I wear this specific brand since the EMTs can call the number and give my account number and get up to date medical info.

Are the two sites you all mentioned interactive. In other words can EMTs call or use the computer to get up to date info?

I love some of the designs but I am not sure my transplant doctors would allow me to wear one that is not interactive.
 
avatar
ejoy13 responded:
Great! I'm not 16, but wanted a nice braclet too. I found a lovely crystal bead one at walmart on line at a fraction of the cost at other sites specializing in these bracelets. Walmart's engraving service was a 3 day turnaround via first class mail.


Helpful Tips

Getting blood sugar under control using insulin
I normally like Dr. Gabe Mirkin 's advice and newsletters. But in one of his most recent newsletter articles, he commits the same medical ... More
Was this Helpful?
1 of 4 found this helpful

Expert Blog

Conquering Diabetes - Michael Dansinger, MD

Dr. Michael Dansinger provides thoughtful tips for those with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes who want to reclaim their health...Read More

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.