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2014-06-27 12:26:23

TORONTO, June 27, 2014 /CNW/ - A new partnership between MedicAlert Foundation Canada (MAFCA) and the Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) means that Canadians living with diabetes will benefit from a special offer on their MedicAlert bracelets. The first to benefit from this partnership are the 1,600 youth attending the CDA's national D-Camps program, launching on June 29. Over the course of the summer, campers who enroll will receive a free $39 Urban Link MedicAlert bracelet...

2014-05-14 23:01:25

Food Allergy Awareness Week Serves as a Reminder about the Importance of Making Food Allergies Known in the Event of an Emergency Turlock, CA (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 MedicAlert Foundation is supporting Food Allergy Awareness Week and encourages Americans living with food allergies to be proactive about safeguarding their health. As part of this support, MedicAlert is offering special assistance to support individuals with food allergies in the event of a medical emergency. Food Allergy...

2014-05-01 23:01:07

Fourth Annual Excellence Award Presentation at 26th National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 MedicAlert Foundation and the Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) recognized the innovation and leadership of three fire departments with the Excellence in Fire Service-Based EMS Award at the 26th Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner tonight at the Washington Hilton. The honorees were the Memphis Fire Department (TN), Howard County...

2014-04-29 23:12:50

MedicAlert Foundation runs Facebook contest, inviting fans across the country to share their Mother’s Day story and photo. Turlock, CA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 MedicAlert Foundation, an international charity and the nation’s leading provider of medical alert bracelets, jewelry, IDs and emergency services, today announced the launch of a new Facebook contest celebrating Mother’s Day. MedicAlert invites individuals to share their happy "mom" memories by submitting photos with...

2013-08-21 23:01:57

New MedicAlert® GPS + Essential combines trusted 24/7 emergency support network with advanced GPS technology. Turlock, California (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 MedicAlert Foundation gives parents of children with autism a powerful new tool in addressing wandering with the release of MedicAlert® GPS + Essential. According to a recent survey by the American Academy of Pediatrics, nearly half of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) engage in wandering or elopement behavior; of...

2013-08-08 23:01:30

Founded in 1956, the charity organization provides protection to millions worldwide and now offers further peace-of-mind for families with new MedicAlert® GPS + Essential product. Turlock, CA (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 This August, MedicAlert Foundation International, the leading emergency information and support network, celebrates MedicAlert Awareness Month with the launch of its new MedicAlert® GPS + Essential device. “We’re excited to celebrate MedicAlert Awareness Month by...

2013-07-31 23:19:30

MedicAlert® GPS + Essential Product Powered by eTrak and Includes MedicAlert Foundation’s Global Support System - Great New Personal Safety Tool for Families and Individuals with Health Conditions Turlock, CA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 MedicAlert Foundation International, the leading international emergency information and support network, and eTrak, developer of the smallest, most reliable GPS enabled device on the market today, come together to introduce a new, cutting-edge device for...


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