Is it worth having a medical alert device? We take a closer look

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- Medical alert devices might get you the help you need in an emergency. All it takes is a simple push of a button. But is it worth having one?

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Seven on Your Side's Michael Finney sat down with Executive Editor, Kevin Brasler, from Bay Area Consumers' Checkbook.

Watch the full interview in the video above.

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