Diabetes Medical ID

Even if your diabetes is under control, having this disease is a serious condition and, therefore, should be treated that way. Thats why it is important to have some form of diabetes medical ID on you at all times.

In the old days, the only real options were the standard silver bracelets. But now things have changed. Fashion has taken over and given the diabetic a wide range of assortment to choose from. While you can still opt for the traditional versions, you also have the opportunity to go with something a little more stylish.

While the intended purpose is still to inform those around them of their condition, in the event that they are not able to do so, it doesn't mean that you have to give up flair and design in the process. The truth is that many of the newer designs are so attuned to fashion that they hardly resemble a medical ID device. That is exactly what some people want: function, without being blatantly obvious.

You can go with a simple necklace or, for those who wish to blend in more, they can try a colorful bracelet. From the use of different materials, to the varying styles, the choices for bracelets are quite extensive.

If you like leather, you have leather bracelets that snap together or braided designs with beads that tie into place. Other leather models resemble small belts with a buckle. Even different colors of leather are available.

Bracelets also come in band form or chain design. The band options are numerous and chain models can be found in a necklace design or something small and dainty for the ladies.

Whichever style you go with, the most important factor is to make sure that you have some kind of identification for your disease on you at all times.

Get A Free 7 Day Diabetes Meal Plan

Get a free 7-Day Diabetes Meal Plan from Constance Brown-Riggs who is a Registered Dietitian-Certified Diabetes Educator and who is also a national spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association.

Just enter in your email below to download your free Diabetes Meal Plan.

By clicking Submit, you agree to send your info to InformationAboutDiabetes.com who, in addition to 3rd party partners, may contact you with updates, products and information and we agree to use it according to our privacy policy and terms and conditions.

More Articles

High blood sugar levels can spell danger for a diabetic, especially if you're unprepared. Classic symptoms of high blood sugar include extreme...

Depression is a mood disorder that causes you to feel sadness and lose interest in activities that you once enjoyed. The symptoms of depression...

Ideally, we would go out to our garden and pick the produce we need for each day’s meals, but that scenario is far from reality for most of us....

Matcha tea is a rich, creamy, full-bodied beverage with amazing nutritional properties that address several diabetes health concerns. The trace...

Most of us do not regularly keep the fruit that scientists call Fortunella margarita in our refrigerator. That these small, yellow-orange...

More Articles

A mood is an internal state or condition of feeling. It colors everything else we experience, much like colored sunglasses add a tint to...

Gestational diabetes is a condition characterized by abnormally high blood glucose levels during the condition...

Matcha tea is a rich, creamy, full-bodied beverage with amazing nutritional properties that address several diabetes health concerns. The trace...

Whether you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, getting enough exercise is crucial for improving insulin resistance and maintaining overall health....

As the summer months come to an end, we throw aside our swimsuits and bring out our favorite team jerseys! In America, fall means football, and...

Although diabetes is common, many people who have been diagnosed do not completely understand how it develops or whether it is hereditary....

Diabetes can seem to have an almost limitless list of symptoms. Now headaches are added to the list. The ebb...

A diabetes meal plan is a guide indicating what types of foods, and how much of them, people should eat at meal and snack time. Following a meal...

Cooking and baking with the ancient cereal grain sorghum has health benefits for people with diabetes, and those with weight control issues....

Having elevated blood sugar can damage our body’s nerves over time.

Diabetic neuropathy is the generic term for all...

Modern fitness culture has popularized a wide range of high-intensity activities, from Crossfit and spin-class to marathon running and exercise...

The human body needs chromium, a trace mineral, for several essential functions including the normalizing of...

One of the most common symptoms of diabetes is that the individual has an increased urine flow. In fact, it is one of the telltale signs that...

Danica, better known by her YouTube username, DiabeticDanica, has had Type 1 diabetes...

There is no question that people with diabetes need a diabetes diet plans and...