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Old 10-15-2018, 01:53 PM
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I bought the Embrace watch about a year ago. And it's an excellent product, very few complaints. Don't I really need it? It detects when you're having a tonic clonic, then you're caregiver(s), but by the time they are informed you have fallen and hit your head. I don't know...
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Old 10-16-2018, 09:22 AM
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I don't know anything about the Embrace watch, but if it can detect tonic clonic seizures, I would think it could be lifesaving for someone who is at risk of status epilepticus. My wife went through a period where she would have back to back (to back to ...) tonic clonic seizures without ever fully regaining consciousness. Getting her to the ER for some IV magic was the only way to snap her out of it.
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Old 10-22-2018, 06:09 PM
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My daughter is getting one of these and although we probably won't be able to get to her in time for the seizure it's after the seizure that she's very vulnerable because she's totally confused for 45 mins or so - in the past that's when she's needed us most.

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Old 10-28-2018, 02:41 AM
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So what is Embrace watch? Anyone have a link to an article on it? I have seen it on internet but not really understanding it. I use Fitbit and that looked similar, that what I read made it seem totally different.
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