San Antonio Eastside Clinic

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Be Glad with MAD (Medical Alert Device)

Posted on 01.11.17 by Logan Cali

Imagine this situation in your life. You are on your way home, walking down the streets. Looking back about the mile you have just jogged, suddenly you feel some chest pains. Your breathing gets faster and faster. You're sweating and don't know what to do. Then it struck you! It's your asthma again. Worried and feeling helpless you immediately grab your necklace twine around your neck. A minute or so, you hear an ambulance. And after a minute again you feel relieved again.

Situations like stated above may happen in all walks of life. No one can tell. What is important there is someone you can turn to in case of these emergencies. Medical alert devices can be of one of these. Medical alert devices are electronic gadgets, mostly worn in the body. It has been an aid for most especially for those who suffer serious illnesses such as asthma, epilepsy or even heart attack. Its main purpose is to alert the patient's family, doctor, or other emergency medical services response team.

Medical alert Devices are termed as ground-breaking devices that saves thousand or even millions of lives. This gives support for leaving the patient or even the family members what they require, peace of mind. They don't feel anxious and get easily stressed that something may happen. With calm and confidence, they are able to handle the day to day pressures their illnesses would bring. Medical Alert Devices are easy to use. Sometimes they come in form of trendy jewelries likes' necklace or wristwatches. A button attached to it is to be pressed when emergency situation take place. Upon pressing the button these transmit signals to the patient's accredited response team. Also, most of the time, the fastest way to access the existing patient's condition, proper medication and emergency contacts go alongside.

And because your life matters, most medical alert jewelry is equipped with the latest technology. Most of these devices are engineered thoroughly. Lately, it has been told that these devices do have the capability of monitoring heart rate, sugar levels, blood pressure, sugar levels and cholesterol levels. As technology improves, more and more innovative features are being added. All of these, because you life matters.

Let's be glad with these devices. Let's us be thankful on the ease of help it brings to us. Protect our lives. Let us practice safe and independent living twenty four hours a day, seven days a week.