• What is Multiple Sclerosis?

    Multiple Sclerosis, often called MS, is a disease in which the body’s immune system attacks the central nervous system. Although people refer to MS as an autoimmune disease, experts consider it an “immune-mediated” disease. According to the National MS Society, “The exact antigen – or target that the immune cells are sensitized to attack –

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  • What is Malignant Hyperthermia?

    Malignant Hyperthermia (MH) is a life-threatening disorder affecting 1 in every 2,000 – 3,000 people. This primarily hereditary condition is considered a, “pharmacogenetic disorder of the skeletal muscle.” In layman’s terms, having MH means you are susceptible to having an MH crisis. According to the Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States, “The general signs

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  • What Does Mental Health Have To Do With Medical ID Jewelry?

    When people think of reasons a person would wear medical ID jewelry, they typically list things like diabetes, food allergies, drug allergies, epilepsy, heart conditions, and Alzheimer’s. And while all of these conditions are important reasons to wear medical alert jewelry, there is one group of conditions that is largely overlooked: mental health disorders. As

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