The Lance Armstrong Foundation estimates that more than 30 million yellow rubber LiveStrong bracelets have been sold since their introduction last May. Great news for cancer research, but a potential disaster for harried doctors and nurses at nine hospitals across Florida. The problem? The BayCare Health Systems medical centers use similar yellow bands to identify patients as "DNR"-as in Do Not Resuscitate.
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