Traveling with Medical Conditions
Traveling with a medical condition requires special preparation. Medical alert bracelets or necklaces are essential for those with conditions that can cause rapid, life-threatening symptoms, confusion, or unconsciousness (such as diabetes, seizures, and severe allergic reactions).
Misperception of Body Weight Poses Health Risks
Nearly one in four women who is overweight perceives her weight as normal, according to a new study. The study also shows 15% of the normal-weight women studied had weigh misperceptions, considering themselves overweight.
Source: Obstetrics & Gynecology
As American Medical ID's Marketing Specialist, Shannon manages company social media channels and print marketing. Shannon is a Texas Native and attended the University of Texas at San Antonio where she majored in Marketing. She enjoys traveling the world, going to the lake with her family and spending time with her adorable Shih Tzu, Teddy!