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A fast reading talking thermometer that speaks in both Celsius and Fahrenheit.
Set up to 4 daily alarms to alert you when your medication is due. A friendly audible reminder announces the time, the date and which dose to take. (Example: Good Night Please take your night pills for the 20th. ) Press the 'Alarm Acknowledged' button to confirm that you took the medicine and the alarm will announce when the next dose is due.
The 31 pill containers, numbered for the days of the month, are colored red on one end and green on the other so that after a day has passed, the container can be turned over so you easily locate the next day's container. Each container has 4 easy-to-open compartments marked: 'Morning-Breakfast', 'Noon-Lunch', 'Evening-Supper' and 'Night-Bedtime'.
Set includes: 1 Pill Stand, 1 Talking Alarm Clock, 31 Pill Containers (each with 4 compartments.) Clock uses 2 AA Batteries included.
Imagine having your own personal butler who notifies you on a daily basis to take your medication? Most of us can't afford a butler, but the MedCenter Talking Alarm Clock comes pretty close to the real thing! It allows you to set the clock so that a friendly voice notifies you that it's time to take your medication. For example, it might say "Good morning, please take your morning pills for the 20th." You can set it to notify you up to four times a day, and the friendly reminder will never let you down! It eliminates all your worries! The MedCenter Talking Alarm Clock's large digital numbers are easy to read. It features loud and extra loud sound settings and four colored buttons on top to distinguish each function. After the alarm sounds, you simply press the alarm acknowledged button, and it tells you when your next dose is due. The MedCenter Talking Alarm Clock is more than convenient, it's a necessity to your daily routine. Don't count on your memory to keep you healthy, rely on your own personal electronic butler!
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Designed by a physician and pharmacist to ensure that patients take their medication as prescribed, this reusable unit can speak instructions on how to take the medication, potential side effects, and what to do if a dose is missed. The pharmacist records up to 60 seconds of instructions when dispensing the medication. New messages are recorded each time a new prescription is filled. The voice playback is loud (80 x 85 dB) and clear, making it useful for the visually impaired and hard of hearing. Large accommodates 40/60 dram up to (1 3/4") containers. Small accommodates 13 dram (1.12 inch) containers. Batteries included.
Bilingual Audio Reading. Two Memory Banks (120-reading total) Irregular Heartbeat Detection. Who Indicator. Advanced bilingual voice prompts guide use and announce readings aloud. WHO Indicator provides an instant comparison to the standards set by the World Health Organization. 120-reading memory with two memory banks (60 readings each. Fully automatic one-button operation. Displays systolic, diastolic and pulse readings simultaneously. Large LCD display visually shows blood pressure reading progress. Date and time stamp. Automatic shut-off. Soft, comfortable arm cuff fits adult arm circumferences: 11 3/4"- 16 1/2". Toll free customer care help line on box and unit. Lifetime limited warranty. Detailed guidebook in English and Spanish. Quick Start Guide. Convenient leatherette, zippered storage case. AC adapter port.
AFB's publication AccessWorld evaluated this monitor and determined that it is "fully accessible..with speech output supporting the process the entire way and speaking your test results." The Prodigy Voice has totally audible step-by-step instructions, accurate blood glucose test results and a memory that stores 450 test results and gives averages of 7, 14, 21, 28, 60 and 90 days. No coding is required. Simply insert the test strip into the easy to locate port and the voice automatically turns on. Its tactile features allow the user to feel and locate the different buttons and best of all, it has a "repeat button" that repeats the last message or test results. A 0.6 micro liter of blood can be obtained from fingers or alternate sites. Uses 2 "AAA" batteries. Speaks in English only. Kit includes one meter, 10 test strips, lancing device, 10 lancets, control solution, carry case, manual and batteries.
The Advocate Redi-Code eliminates the difficulty of having to enter a code for each new strip used. It speaks the following: welcomes the user, announces the room temperature, directs user to apply blood into the strip, announces the blood glucose results or states that the reading is out of range, ends the session by playing music. Sighted assistance is needed to initially program the meter. The meter comes with a storage case, a user's manual, a quick reference guide, 10 lancets, 10 strips, 1 control solution, and 1 lancing device.
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The UA-767T Talking Auto-Inflation is an innovative monitor that incorporates digital blood pressure technology and advanced features in a simple design. A&D Medical adds the convenience of an audio announcement of measurement results to the popular One Step Auto-Inflation monitor. When the measurement is complete, blood pressure and pulse are clearly heard as they are displayed, offering independent monitoring to those who prefer audio results in addition to digitally displayed results. The unit shuts off automatically after four announcements of the measurement or may be stopped at any time by pressing the start button. This monitor has been clinically validated for accuracy (+/- 3mmHg and Pulse +/- 5%), so you can be confident that your readings are consistently correct. The measurement range is 20 mmHg to 280 mmHg and Pulse: 40 to 200 pulses/minute. To obtain an accurate reading, it is important to use the correct cuff size. A cuff that is too small will result in a higher than expected reading and a cuff that is too large will result in a lower than expected reading. The UA-767T includes a medium arm cuff size which has a range of 7.5" to 12.3". Also included are a trilingual instruction manual, quick start card, four week blood pressure logbook and warranty card. Both the monitor and the cuff contain a Lifetime warranty and is supported by a consumer friendly Customer Service Dept. which can be contacted at 1-888-726-9966.
When you find yourself in an emergency or medical crisis Your Important Information Will Be Heard! In the event of an emergency or medical crisis, do you have all your vital information stored in a place where emergency personnel can easily access it? If not, then consider MyVoice IDª. With just the touch of a button to this electronic recording device, your medical profile is revealed. Record the message yourself, and re-record anytime you need to update. Alert others to your blood type; allergies and sensitivities; pre-existing medical conditions; and any medications you may be taking. Also record whom you would like to notify, and religious affiliations. The pager-sized device has a 60 to 80-word capacity and a medical card inside to fill out. Clip onto a belt, pocketbook or backpack. Includes two CR2032 3-volt batteries, and tests itself for battery conditions. Your message won't be erased when you change the battery.
Deluxe Talking Pedometer
A sleek case with ergonomically designed buttons to set and activate the talking functions. Measures only 2 inches x 1.5 x .50, has a sturdy belt clip and an easy to open battery compartment. A great gift for walkers who want to know, at the push of a button, without looking, how far they have walked. When the speaker button is pushed, a voice announces the number of steps walked and the total distance in miles. A tune can be activated which plays at the same tempo as your walking pace. The pedometer also has a talking clock and alarm with a choice of 4 different alarm sounds: beep, rooster crowing, cuckoo and a melody. Comes with a replaceable CR2025 lithium battery.