Medical charms have been acting as a life-saving body accessory from a very long time and you should know that it has saved many lives in the United States alone. It is quite surprising that how a simple body accessory can act as a life-saver for your loved ones and by understanding the importance of these amazing medical charms, more and more people have started wearing it because accidents and unfortunate events never come with a warning sign.
There are millions of people all around the world who suffer from various medical conditions which sometimes make them unconscious and in some cases even unable to speak. In such situations, it becomes very difficult for the person suffering from a medical condition to explain his situation clearly to a stranger and if the medical condition gets severe, it can cause serious damage. If the person suffering from a medical condition don’t have his friend and family members around when he/she falls unconscious or is unable to speak then the valuable time is wasted by the first responder in understanding the cause of the impaired state.
Most of the medical charms are recommended by doctors for various ailments like heart diseases, asthma, high blood pressure, diabetes, allergies, etc. If you think that most of the people don’t know about the medical charm they will not check it then you will be surprised to know that during a survey, it was found that 90% of the people said that they always check for medical charms of medical id tags if they found a person in an impaired state. Most of the people, doctors, emergency room members, police, are trained to look for the medical charm or other types of medial id first.
Medical charms can also be helpful in avoiding any type of wrong treatment. For example, if a person is suffering from diabetes and if he collapses on the road because of high level of sugar then most of the people may try to give him sugar based drink thinking that he might have fallen down because of thirst of heat but drinking sugar based drink in such a condition will worsen the situation. But if that person will be wearing a medical charm then he will be taken down to the hospital directly and without wasting any second on finding the reason behind his/her impaired condition, the doctors can start the treatment directly.
Now, let’s go through some of the basic consideration which you have to keep in mind while buying and wearing medical charms so that it can be used in emergency situations and can act as a life-saving accessory.
Where to wear them?
One of the most important things to look at while buying medical charms is to first decide where you will wear them? With a medical charm, you have several options to wear them like a bracelet, necklace or even in the form of an ankle bracelet. But it is always better to wear them as a bracelet or necklace since most of the professionals are trained to check the neck and hand of the person for finding the medical charm and in an emergency situation, they might miss looking at your ankle.
What should be engraved on it?
Medical charms are not very big and you can’t write everything on it. Therefore, it becomes very necessary to decide what should be engraved on the medical charms. You should make sure that the medical charm is containing all the necessary information regarding your medical condition. The engraved information on the medical charm should be very much clear and easily readable. Choose your words wisely as they can act as the deciding factor between life and death of your loved ones. You can even ask your doctor regarding the information your medical charm should contain.
It doesn’t matter whether your medical condition is serious or not, if it requires medical attention on immediate basis then you should buy a medical charm and wear it round the clock. A medical charm can save your life and allow you to get better treatment without the wastage of time.