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Does Anyone Know Where I Can Get A Free Medical Bracelet?

Does Anyone Know Where I Can Get A Free Medical Bracelet?

I have epilepsy and sometimes I try to walk my dog by myself and people truly don't know what I have meaning epilepsy and then they call 911 when I go into a seizure and then don't know what's happening so that's why I wonder if anyone knows where to get a bracelet for free cause I don't have the funds to buy one. Also I already asked my doctor and he said purchase one online, like I told them I don't have the funds to buy one and I'm living off my fiancee and everything she makes gets saved for… read more

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I bought 2 from a Medic alert company on line The first was a link bracelet/ the last was a strEtch one Both had space for 2 emergency numbers Trouble is the people whose numbers were on it kept changing their numbers !!!!. They did cost a bit of money though & my colleagues just thought it was an ordinary bracelet !With I got a small plastic card with space for numbers.Can you make your own little card & keep it in a small plastic wallet or have it laminated to put in your pocket .The info is really for medics .I think I've seen rubber wrist bands with space for numbers Google medic alert bracelets Or maybe contact the Epilepsy society for some advice Hope you get sorted

posted over 1 year ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

www.wrist-band.com Looks like they cost $00.01 plus about 7.99 for shipping. They want to hurt you either way. Either get the bands for outrageous prices, or pay tooth and nail for the shipping.

posted 4 months ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

Maureen Murphy 71 has been on a website selling epilepsy merchandise including bracelets I haven't checked it , sorry I don't know how to copy links ( I know,I'm rubbish) I think she was in ' all activities'

posted over 1 year ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

It use to be easy to find cheap medical bracelets or necklaces at the pharmacy.

posted over 1 year ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I mean I could make one but would rather a bracelet for example I ended up going to a store and they didn't know what to tell 911 when they called

posted over 1 year ago
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