Free Seminar Focuses on Foot Care for Diabetics
Feb 12, 2018
(BENTON HARBOR) – Community members are invited to join wound care specialist, Krista Schulte, CWOCN, FNP, for a free educational seminar titled, “Heal Your Feet – Foot Care for Diabetics.” The seminar will take place from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 22, in the Conference Center at Lakeland at Meadowbrook, located at 2550 Meadowbrook Road in Benton Harbor.
During the seminar, Schulte will discuss good skin care and footwear products as well as complications that can arise to the diabetic foot such as neuropathy, bony changes of the foot, and foot ulcers.
“Every day you depend on your feet to keep you moving. But when you have diabetes, your feet need special care,” said Schulte. “Even a small foot problem can lead to very serious complications.”
Preregistration is encouraged; walk-ins are welcome. For more information or to register, call (269) 927-5361 or visit www.lakelandhealth.org/footcare