TYPE 1 DIABETES WRISTBAND MEDICAL ALERT - NEW 3 TONE BRACELET - 100% Silicone id card Emergency diabetic identity rubber Insulin Dependent permanent ink Debossed bands - Do you wear a medical alert ID bracelet? If not, why not? It could save your life In a medical emergency, when the unexpected happens, every second counts. Our Wristbands are make from 100% Silicone so you will never need to take it off. The print will not fade and the wristband will not shrink. Do you feel that just because you have diabetes you're often asked to wear it on your sleeve like a badge? That's understandable, because while diabetes may be a big part of your life it's not the whole you. So, what is all the hoopla about wearing the diabetes medical alert ID? Because it can save your life! What if: Your blood sugar drops and you become confused or pass out. You're sick, your blood sugar skyrockets and you become confused. You're in an accident and unconscious.
In all these cases, you aren't able to communicate. Medical Identification provides important information to the emergency team. It may prevent confusion on the part of the police officer/response team as to whether the confused state is related to alcohol/ drug intoxication and whether you get the appropriate treatment. Association recommends that all people with diabetes wear a diabetes medical alert identification bracelet, especially if you're on a diabetes medication that can lower the blood sugar and cause hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar reactions).