Press Don't Panic: Speaks When You Can't
Posted by Elegant Medical Alert on 5/14/2013 to News
In late 2005, Sam Docherty was diagnosed with a brain tumor. The tumor was removed and the neurosurgery was largely successful. However, Sam was left with partial paralysis and epilepsy. This inevitably led to a restructuring of lifestyle - public transport, daily medication and seizure anxiety. He spent the next four years designing and developing the Press Don't Panic audio button - a small, highly visible, clearly medical, audio device which communicates vital information in a medical emergency - at the press of a button. Learn more...
May is Lupus Awareness Month
Lupus is a chronic, autoimmune disease that can damage any part of the body including skin, joints, and organs inside the body. An estimated 5 million people throughout the world have a form of lupus. No one knows what causes lupus, but building awareness of lupus is essential to improve early diagnosis and treatment of this unpredictable and misunderstood disease. Learn more...