Engraved Stainless Steel Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent Medical ID - Handmade By Heroes

Engraved Stainless Steel Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent Medical ID Paracord Bracelet

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  • Get your handmade Engraved Stainless Steel Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent Medical ID Paracord Bracelet today.

    - Made out of high quality 450 and 550 pound test paracord
    - The medical symbol is etched on the stainless steel tag
    - Waterproof
    - Fully Adjustable
    - Small fits a 6"-8" wrist
    - Large fits 7.5"-10" wrist
    - Limited Lifetime Warranty 

    If you would like to find out more on how your purchase generates support for Our U.S. Veterans and their families, click here

    We can make your bracelet with side-release metal or plastic clasp. if you would like this option, click here. IMPORTANT: Buckled bracelets are NOT adjustable so you will be asked to also provide the exact size for your bracelet. 

    DISCLAIMER

    We are unable to guarantee that in a Medical Emergency, your helper will read the bracelet and understand the writing.

  • Help spread awareness regarding Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent by wearing our Handmade By Heroes Engraved Stainless Steel Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent Medical ID Paracord Bracelet. The Engraved Stainless Steel Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent Medical ID Paracord Bracelet is a beautifully handcrafted work of art, carefully and meticulously made by American Veterans for you to wear around your wrist anytime and anywhere. And by doing this, you will also be doing a great help in promoting and spreading awareness on what Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent is all about, most especially to people who does not have much knowledge about this said medical condition that affects and millions of people around the world.

    While it is true that diabetes awareness has significantly grown over the years, a great deal of misinformation or the lack of information has also spread with it. That is why diabetes awareness themed products and materials like the Handmade By Heroes Engraved Stainless Steel Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent Medical ID Paracord Bracelet can go a long way in spreading and educating people about the said medical condition.

    What is Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent?

    Type 2 diabetes is a chronic condition that affects way the body metabolizes glucose. A person who has a Type 2 diabetes will resist the effects of insulin in his body. Insulin is the hormone that helps regulate sugar movement into the human cells. While it is more common in adults, type 2 diabetes can also affect children especially those who are overweight or obese.

    Sadly, type 2 diabetes has no cure. It is a lifetime condition. But managing it can be done by living a healthy lifestyle.

    What are the Signs and Symptoms of Type 2 Diabetes?

    The signs and symptoms of type 2 diabetes develops very slowly. In fact, there are people living with this medical condition for years who doesn't even know that they are diabetics. Below are  the most common signs and symptoms of type 2 diabetes.

    • Increased thirst
    • Frequent urination
    • Increased Hunger
    • Weight loss
    • Easily Fatigued
    • Blurry vision
    • Frequent infections and slow healing sores
    • Areas of darkened skin in the body

    What are the Risk Factors of Type 2 Diabetes?

    • Being overweight is a primary risk factor for type 2 diabetes.
    • The less active you are, the greater your risk of type 2 diabetes.
    • The risk of type 2 diabetes increases if your parent or sibling has type 2 diabetes.
    • The risk of type 2 diabetes increases as you get older, especially after age 45. 
    • Women who has developed gestational diabetes when they were pregnant have a higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

    What are the Complications of having Type 2 Diabetes?

    • Heart Disease
    • Blood Vessel Disease
    • Nerve damage
    • Kidney Damage
    • Eye damage
    • Foot damage
    • Hearing impairment
    • Skin condition problems
    • Alzheimer's disease

    Types of Insulin for People with Diabetes

    • Rapid-acting:  Usually taken before a meal to cover the blood glucose elevation from eating.  This type of insulin is used with longer-acting insulin.
    • Short-acting:  Usually taken about 30 minutes before a meal to cover the blood glucose elevation from eating.  This type of insulin is used with longer-acting insulin.
    • Intermediate-acting:  Covers the blood glucose elevations when rapid-acting insulins stop working. This type of insulin is often combined with rapid- or short-acting insulin and is usually taken twice a day.
    • Long-acting:  This type of insulin is often combined, when needed, with rapid- or short-acting insulin.  It lowers blood glucose levels when rapid-acting insulins stop working.  It is taken once or twice a day.

     

    Prevention

    • Eat healthy foods that are high in fiber like fruits, vegetables and whole grains.
    • Exercise at least 30 minutes a day
    • Lose excess pounds
  • Stock up on our Engraved Stainless Steel Type 2 Diabetic Insulin Dependent Medical ID Paracord Bracelet in time for November's Diabetes Awareness Month Celebration. Contact us for further information by clicking here or sending us an email at support@handmadebyheroes.com or calling us on 719-212-8889 


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*Our bracelets are now fully adjustable so please use this video guide only to get your wrist measurement so you can determine if a Small or Large adjustable bracelet is right for you.

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