According to World Magazine, if you wear a Lance Armstrong “LiveStrong” armband, please leave it at home before you check into a hospital. The Journal for Hospital Medicine reports that hospitals use yellow bands to indicate patients with “Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) orders. A study revealed that medical personnel were getting the armbands mixed up, with near fatal results. It’s one of those: “Who would have ever thought of that?” when they came up with the Lance Armstrong Foundation marketing concept. But talk about potentially bad PR…..
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