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The month of February is focused on heart health and raising awareness for a variety of heart-related conditions. At Universal Medical Data, we offer the best medical ID bracelets for you and your loved ones to display any heart-related diseases to emergency personnel. We offer custom-engraved options, as well as many pre-engraved bracelets, dog tags, […]

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One of the leading causes of death in the United States is heart disease. This February, we are dedicated to helping raise awareness about the health conditions associated with the heart. Though one in four deaths are related to heart disease, it is often prevented through healthy choices and proper management of existing conditions. From […]

November 9th is National Diabetes Heart Connection Day! People diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes have more than twice the risk of developing heart disease. This increased co-occurrence is essential to bring awareness to, as two out of three deaths of people with Type 2 diabetes are caused by cardiovascular disease. With one in five adults […]

There are 50 million people worldwide living with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Alzheimer’s is a type of dementia that results in thinking, memory, and behavior problems and is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. November has been National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month since 1983, and the goal is to educate the public […]

27 Percent of all cancer deaths are caused by lung cancer in the United States. Each year, more people die from lung cancer than any other type. Lung Cancer Awareness Month is dedicated to raising awareness of this detrimental disease and how it can severely impact your life and your family. There are a variety […]

Diabetes can affect every decision of a person – what to eat, what to wear, what to do, and how to take care of themselves. Unfortunately, this burden is often misunderstood by the masses, which is why November is American Diabetes Month. This month is dedicated to providing awareness for the millions of Americans living […]

When a loved one has dementia, it can be challenging for the entire family. Dementia causes mood swings and can result in a changing personality or behavior in people already suffering from brain disorders. When a loved one has dementia, the following tips can prove useful for coping. Be Positive with Your Interactions Your attitude […]

When you are diagnosed with epilepsy, you will need to learn how to cope with your condition, obtain a stable support system, and make your environment as safe as possible for the best quality of life. One of the first things you should do is purchase a medical ID dog tag necklace or bracelet from […]

Pre-engraved epilepsy medical ID bracelet

Engraved medical ID bracelets for those who have epilepsy are a great way to ensure first responders are aware of your condition. In the event of an emergency, you want to ensure anyone involved can clearly understand that you are prone to seizures, or may currently be experiencing one. With a customizable medical ID bracelet, […]

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Adrenal Insufficiency, commonly known as Addison’s disease, occurs when the body’s adrenal glands do not produce enough cortisol. Cortisol is a hormone that affects nearly every organ and tissue in the body and has many different effects. The Cortisol hormone provides the following benefits: Helps the body respond to stress Maintains cardiovascular function and blood […]