Lace Llanora is a writer at The Health Room by American Medical ID. She can also be found engaging with our online community to help spread awareness of different medical conditions that require having a medical ID.

Raising Awareness of Marfan Syndrome

It was an ordinary day for Jamie Efurd. She and her daughter Callie (age 4) were only going to the ophthalmologist to get Callie some glasses. Things changed all of a sudden when the doctor mentioned Marfan syndrome and the need for a cardiologist appointment. “I needed fresh air immediately…

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3 Tips on Managing Medications for Seniors

According to Aging Care, the average adult takes five or more prescriptions on a daily basis. Managing prescriptions which include proper handling, dosage, and storage can be overwhelming for some patients; no matter their age. Here are some valuable tips to reduce the challenges of managing multiple medications: Make a…

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Veterans Can Claim Medical ID Benefit in 4 Easy Steps

There are nearly 23 million veterans in the US today and many of them face different health issues as a result of their military service. The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) issued a directive to make medical ID bracelets and pendants accessible to all veterans. Under this directive, veterans can claim…

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