I have to bring this up because it definitely needs attention quickly on our side as diabetics, but definitely the police need more education and have to be more aware of looking for medical alert ideas, cards, etc. before tazzing someone. This man is in the hospital man. Apparently he went into diabetic shock while driving, and began driving like a drunk, which they say is a symptom, until he swerved and stopped truck, crossways in the middle of a highway. The police came in pulled him out of his truck and put their feet on his back, while struggling, the police repeatedly tazed him. And then, took him to a hospital. I was so disturbed when I saw this, not only for my husband with diabetes, but for myself having a pace maker implant; that could kill me. We need to make people aware that the car may need some sort of tag, Driver has a medical problem, or medical alert because they did not look for a bracelet or anything else. I think that the doctors should be told about this and we can campaign for them to have a small but visible medical alert tag for mirror, or label for dash.
If the doctors pass them out, for whatever your problem is, that way they can not be used for just anybody. I am going to look into this right now, and know exactly where to go.
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